News & Events

August 28 – Meet and Greet with Ernie at Chester’s Restaurant

Join Ernie for a night of good food and friends at Chester's Restaurant in Harmony, RI! Ernie looks forward to sharing his ideas for Rhode Island with family and friends at Chester's. Please contact with any questions about the event. What: Complimentar........ Read More →

Meet and Greet: Cranston Street Business Walk

If you own or operate a business on Cranston Ave in Providence, contact Ernie's office at 401-572-3789 so he can schedule a time to stop by your place of work and chat about his plans for RI. He will be walking down Cranston Ave meeting with local business owners with Hamlet Lope........ Read More →

RI State House Bill Signing: “Blue Star Parents Day”

Ernie will join Betty Leach, Rhonda Zeihl, and Camille Vera Wilkensen as they celebrate Governor Chafee signing legislation making "Blue Star Parents Day" a holiday in Rhode Island. Ernie is proud to support Rhode Island veterans and their families. Where: RI State House When........ Read More →

Newsmakers RI General Treasurer Debate: Ernie Almonte, Frank Caprio, Seth Magaziner

SEE THE DEBATE HERE  PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) – The three candidates for Rhode Island general treasurer all agreed Friday that the state’s landmark pension overhaul was necessary and pledged to negotiate a settlement to a lawsuit filed by public employee unions in order to........ Read More →

WPRI “Newsmakers” – General Treasurer Candidate Debate

Watch Ernie discuss the issues of the Treasurer's race with WPRI hosts Ted Nesi and Tim White, along with candidates Seth Magaziner and Frank Caprio. Watch the full debate here: Read More →

Ernie Almonte on Dan Yorke State of Mind (Skip to 10:07) (WPRI) — Dan Yorke State of Mind is a television program on myRITV that will tackle the issues affecting everyday Rhode Islanders – from the economy to education, local politics to the lighter side of life – this half hour........ Read More →

Veterans Car and Bike Show Fundraiser

Join Ernie as he heads over to the West Warwick Car and Bike Show and Fundraiser to support local veterans and check out some motorcycles! When: June 29, 2pm Location: 60 Clyde St., West Warwick........ Read More →

Guest MINDSETTER™ Ernie Almonte: Poor Leadership Costs RI Money I would like to commend for their coverage of Auditor General Dennis Hoyle’s new audit report, which highlights the State of Rhode Island’s mishandling of federal grant money and failure to follow the rules governing the grants. The inabil........ Read More →

Combined reporting a “game-changer” for RI The General Assembly is currently negotiating the annual state budget, which this year includes a provision to adopt “combined reporting.” This is great news for Rhode Island.For many years, Rhode Island’s political leaders have passed laws and regulations that........ Read More →

Providence Pride Festival and Parade

Join #TeamAlmonte as we march in the Providence Pride Parade to celebrate equality in Rhode Island. We've got signs and a decorated Team Almonte classic truck. Please call the office at 401-572-3845 if you can march with us in the parade! Where: Providence Waterfront When........ Read More →
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