Filter by

Rhode Island

Videos

Sorted by Most Recent Airing
Showing 1 - 20 of 84 Show 84
  • Rhode Island State of the State Address
    Last Aired

    Rhode Island State of the State Address

    Rhode Island Governor Gina Raimondo (D) delivered her annual State of the State address to lawmakers in Providence. She announced an additional $30 million dollars in K-12 education funding. She…

    61 views
  • Rhode Island Senate Debate
    Last Aired

    Rhode Island Senate Debate

    Candidates in Rhode Island’s Senate race, incumbent Senator Sheldon Whitehouse (D-RI) and Robert Flanders (R) took part in a debate. Topics included Brett Kavanaugh’s confirmation to the Supreme…

    730 views
  • Washington Journal Ken Wagner Discusses Education Issues in Rhode Island
    Last Aired

    Ken Wagner on Education Issues in Rhode Island

    Rhode Island Department of Education commissioner Ken Wagner discussed the top education issues facing Rhode Island. This interview was part of our 50 Capitals Tour.

    291 views
  • Rhode Island Gubernatorial Debate
    Last Aired

    Rhode Island Gubernatorial Debate

    Rhode Island gubernatorial candidates, incumbent Governor Gina Raimondo (D), Cranston Mayor Allan Fung (R), and Joe Trillo (I) met for a debate in Bristol.

    1,170 views
  • The Breakers and the Gilded Age
    Last Aired

    The Breakers and the Gilded Age

    During the Gilded Age, Newport, Rhode Island, became the summer home to many of the country’s most wealthy, including the Vanderbilts. The Preservation Society of Newport County CEO Trudy Coxe described the…

    828 views
  • Rhode Island Governor Gina Raimondo Delivers State of the State Address
    Last Aired

    Rhode Island State of the State Address

    Rhode Island Governor Gina Raimondo (D) delivered her fourth State of the State addresss. She outlined several of her proposals including a $1 billion investment in school construction, a…

    242 views
  • Battle of Rhode Island Artifacts
    Last Aired

    Battle of Rhode Island Artifacts

    Newport Historical Society visiting curator Taylor Stoermer highlighted items in the society’s collection relating to the Battle of Rhode Island. C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in…

    362 views
  • Life and Legacy of Ida Lewis
    Last Aired

    Life and Legacy of Ida Lewis

    Ida Lewis was a famous lighthouse keeper at Newport Harbor. Documentarian and Johnson and Wales professor Marian Gagnon explained how Lewis saved lives and became a nationally known figure during her time…

    512 views
  • Touro Synagogue
    Last Aired

    Touro Synagogue

    The Touro Synagogue is the oldest synagogue in the country. Tour guide Karen Flippo talked about the building’s history which spans five centuries. C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in…

    387 views
  • Roger Williams and the Founding of Providence
    Last Aired

    Roger Williams and the Founding of Providence

    History Professor Stanley Lemons talked about about the founding of the First Baptist Church in Providence, Rhode Island, as well as its founder Roger Williams. C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs)…

    1,002 views
  • Discussion on the 1772 Gaspee Affair
    Last Aired

    1772 Gaspee Affair

    Senator Sheldon Whitehouse (D-RI) talked about the Gaspee Affair, an event from June 9, 1772, in which Rhode Islanders fought against the British in the lead-up to the American Revolution.

    232 views
  • Rhode Island Governor Gina Raimondo D Inauguration Ceremony
    Last Aired

    Rhode Island Gubernatorial Inauguration

    Gina Raimondo (D) was sworn in as governor of Rhode Island. Governor Raimondo is Rhode Island’s first female Governor. In her inaugural address, she argued for an economic rebuild that…

    795 views
  • Rhode Island Governors Debate
    Last Aired

    Rhode Island Gubernatorial Debate

    State Treasurer Gina Raimondo (D), Cranston Mayor Allan Fung (R), and Robert Healy (Moderate), candidates in Rhode Island’s gubernatorial race, met in a debate at the Providence Performing…

    75,348 views
  • emThe Prince of Providenceem
    Last Aired

    The Prince of Providence

    Author Mike Stanton talked about his book, The Prince of Providence: The Rise and Fall of Buddy Cianci, America’s Most Notorious Mayor in which he argues that Buddy Cianci was a political genius in the mold…

    263 views
  • Raymond Patriarca and the Providence Mob
    Last Aired

    Raymond Patriarca and the Providence Mob

    Arlene Violet talked about Rhode Island’s mob history as well as mob don Raymond Patriarca, his rise to becoming a crime boss, his multiple arrests, his death and the role organized crime plays in…

    1,543 views
  • Rhode Island State of the State Address
    Last Aired

    Rhode Island State of the State Address

    Governor Lincoln Chafee delivered his annual state of the state address to the state legislature, laying out a budget plan that included no new taxes but investments in education and…

    125 views
  • The Rhode Island Statehouse
    Last Aired

    The Rhode Island Statehouse

    Ralph Mollis and Stephen Hourahan talked about the history of the Rhode Island State House, including the artwork located in the State Room, the interesting characters who have served in the building, and…

    258 views
  • Rhode Island Historical Society Library Collections
    Last Aired

    Rhode Island Historical Society Library Collections

    Rhode Island Historical Society Executive Director C. Morgan Grefe toured the society library’s special collections, which included volumes by and related to Roger Williams, and books printed in 18th and…

    296 views
  • John Hay Library Special Collections
    Last Aired

    John Hay Library Special Collections

    Holly Snyder talked about some of the items housed in the special collections at Brown University’s John Hay Library, including Abraham Lincoln’s manuscript for Meditation on the Divine Will, poems by…

    302 views
  • emOn Virtuesem
    Last Aired

    On Virtues

    Senator Sheldon Whitehouse (D-RI) talks about his book, On Virtues: Quotations and Insight to Live a Full, Honorable, and Truly American Life, a collection of quotations that “speaks to the forms and principles of…

    157 views
  • Load 20 More