Newport Daily News Endorsement - City needs a new voice in R.I. House

If Rhode Island is going to change for the better, that change needs to start with the legislature.

Voters in Tuesday’s Democratic primary for Newport’s House District 75 have the opportunity to effect such change, by voting for newcomer Lauren Carson.

Carson, 60, is a first-time candidate, but she has a breadth of experience in a variety of areas, from running small businesses, including her own bed-and-breakfast inn in Newport, to activism and advocacy on a variety of issues related to energy and the environment. She is comfortable both in Newport and at the Statehouse, and sees the importance of interconnectedness between the city and the state on many levels. 

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September 5th, 2014. Newport Daily News.