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September 29, 2014
Ad featuring Senator Jack Reed highlights Gina’s focus on bringing back manufacturing jobs to Rhode Island

A new television ad from the Rhode Island Democratic Party highlights Gina Raimondo’s unwavering focus on improving our economy and her commitment to working with the state's federal delegation to bring more jobs back to Rhode Island.

September 17, 2014
Becomes the 14th labor organization to back her for governor

The Executive Board of the International Painters and Allied Trades District Council 11 have voted to endorse Gina for governor. They are the 14th labor organization to back her campaign.

September 16, 2014
Cites Her Commitment To Addressing Income Inequality And Support of Workers’ Right To Organize

SEIU 1199 New England has become the 13th labor organization to support Gina Raimondo for governor. The membership of SEIU 1199 is supporting Gina because of her ability to rebuild the middle class, create good jobs, address income inequality and her commitment to workers’ right to organize.

September 11, 2014
Becomes the 12th labor organization to back her for governor

The United Food and Commercial Workers Local 328 has joined 10 other unions and the Building and Construction Trades Council in endorsing Gina Raimondo for governor. Representing about 14,000 workers in Southern New England, UFCW is backing Gina as the clear choice for middle-class families.

August 26, 2014
Support Her Comprehensive Jobs Plan To Move Rhode Island Forward

Several Rhode Island business and labor leaders today announced their support for Gina Raimondo's comprehensive jobs plan. With one of the highest unemployment rates in the country, the question Rhode Islanders are asking is which candidate is best suited to lead an economic comeback.

August 20, 2014
Will use her experience creating jobs to put Rhode Islanders back to work

Today, the Raimondo for Governor campaign begins airing a new commercial about Gina's role in bringing back Narragansett Beer.

August 7, 2014
Manufacturing plan builds on areas of strength to create jobs

The Raimondo for Governor campaign today will begin airing a new television commercial, called “Back to Work.”

July 31, 2014

Gina Raimondo, Democratic candidate for governor, today announced the support of an alliance of Latino pastors. The group’s formal name, the Alliance of Social Transformation, represents dozens of Latino churches throughout the state.

July 28, 2014
Highlights plans for a Rhode Island Innovation Institute

Joined by members of the Rhode Island Building and Construction Trades, which recently endorsed her for governor, Gina laid out her vision for using the I-195 land to make Rhode Island a leader in manufacturing again.

July 18, 2014

On Thursday, the Rhode Island Building & Construction Trades Council endorsed Gina Raimondo for Governor. Representing over 8,500 members in Rhode Island, the Building Trades endorsed Gina Raimondo as the best candidate to create jobs and fix our economy.