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Jacqueline Tempera is a staff writer for The Providernce Journal.
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stated on May 10, 2016 in a legislative hearing :
"You can import as many hemp products into this country as you want...but we can’t grow it."
stated on April 26, 2016 in a legislative hearing :
"There’s no data that says a gun-free zone has saved lives."
stated on April 16, 2016 in a radio ad in spanish:
"She is the only candidate who has stood by our community and immigration reform from the beginning."
stated on April 11, 2016 in a speech:
"You’re in more trouble if you leave your pet in the car than if you leave your child in the car."
stated on April 6, 2016 in an interview:
"Rhode Island: 3% bigger at low tide."
Coalition To Save Memorial Hospital Birthing Center
stated on March 13, 2016 in statement:
"This unit is the only one in the state that strives to implement the principles of Mother-Friendly care as outlined by the national Coalition for Improving Maternity Services Mother-Friendly Childbirth Initiative."
stated on February 23, 2016 in a legislative hearing :
"We do not have an overcrowding problem. As a matter of fact, Rhode Island has one of the lowest incarceration rates in the country."