Magaziner sitting on roughly twice as much campaign cash as McKee, Gorbea
Ted Nesi | WPRI

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) — General Treasurer Seth Magaziner easily retained his status as the financial leader in the Democratic primary for Rhode Island governor during the summer, according to newly filed R.I. Board of Elections reports. Magaziner had almost $1.6 million in his campaign account as of Sept. 30, his report showed. Gov. Dan McKee […]

What does Seth Magaziner need to do to win the Rhode Island Governor’s Race?
Dan McGowan | Boston Globe

It’s easy to understand why Seth Magaziner has been considered one of the front-runners for the 2022 Democratic nomination for Rhode Island governor ever since he was elected state treasurer eight years ago. Despite holding a sleepy office, he’s built a solid political resume over the years, making far more friends than enemies while amassing […]

Seth Magaziner announces run for governor, slamming ‘old-time politicians’
Katherine Gregg | Providence Journal

PAWTUCKET — With a school construction site as his backdrop, state Treasurer Seth Magaziner officially launched his bid for governor on Tuesday with a pledge to “do what we need to do to make our state stronger.” Without mentioning any of his competitors for the state’s top political prize by name, including incumbent Dan McKee, Magaziner said: “I’m running because […]

Head of R.I. Legislative Black and Latino Caucus backing Magaziner for governor
Edward Fitzpatrick | Boston Globe

PAWTUCKET, R.I. — When state treasurer Seth Magaziner announced his candidacy for governor on Tuesday, the group of supporters standing behind him on a Pawtucket street included the chairwoman of the Rhode Island Legislative Black and Latino Caucus. Representative Karen Alzate, a Pawtucket Democrat who became chair of the Black and Latino Caucus in February, […]

New to RI: Bristol July Fourth parade gives a slice of America in the smallest state
Amy Russo | The Providence Journal

Nothing says small-town America like Bristol. Everyone is known by their first name, mom-and-pop shops line the streets, and just last month, locals discovered what’s believed to be the oldest surviving American flag in a storage bin in the town hall. If you’re still not convinced, Bristol boasts the oldest Independence Day parade in the […]