Statements about Recreation

"By a two-to-one margin, Rhode Islanders want to ban assault weapons and we have a very small percentage of gun owners in this state, less than 13 percent."

"Today’s marijuana is 300 percent to 800 percent more potent than the pot of yesteryear."

Deer baiting, planned for Block Island by DEM, is illegal in Rhode Island.

"Even Roger Williams National Memorial in my home state of Rhode Island attracted nearly 51,000 visitors in 2011, with non local visitors adding more than $3.2 million to the local economy."

"Semi-automatic weapons, whether pistol or rifle, were designed for use by the military on the battlefield."

Proposed fees for Rhode Island beaches will still be "less than some of the town beaches."

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