Patricia Morgan, Rhode Island, Allan Fung Gop discussed on Ron St. Pierre
Frankly because I was just I've, had it with the sticky stuff with this humidity a lot of people like that stuff Yeah my wife loves it I, can't stand it just drives me crazy mostly sunny a lot less humid you'll, notice you'll notice the, big change in. The stickiness as you walk out the front door or the back door how have you got out, of the house high of eighty seven degrees today and the trade off that I said I can live with the fact that the weekend is going, to be unsettled showers thunderstorms on Saturday very likely bet we're gonna see precipitation tomorrow with a high of seventy seven degrees less of a bet on Sunday but still the threat of scattered. Showers under, mostly cloudy skies for Sunday with a high of seventy nine degrees that's from storm team. Ten meteorologist Zac Greenwood got seventy one. Degrees right now Allan Fung GOP candidate. For governor and mayor of Cranston is gonna join us just. After the eight o'clock, news today, we, had, Patricia Morgan on yesterday you know one of the topics that, we'll, talk about is the debate. Over the. Lack. Of debates nothing really scheduled before the the primaries Patricia, Morgan yesterday she issued a statement she said that she's officially launched here in. Rhode Island job creator tour visiting employees Lawyers and employees in successful small businesses throughout the state thus far she has visited among them let's. See fireworks catering that's in providence Taylor box of Warren also vibe co the vibrators out there in Richmond listening to, owners and workers inside says and concerns as well as sharing with them her, plans for reinvigorating Rhode, Island's economy and. When we were talking with her yesterday and I said you gotta be kinda bummed out you've got, to be kind of disappointed that there really are no serious debates planned before the the primary and she said she's more disappointed for the voters put, deep down I think she knows she's disappointed because she's got to go to name up there you know name recognition is absolutely everything for these candidates especially if they don't have a lot. Of dough, in their campaign coffers you know name recognition is absolutely key in how much time is. Left before the primaries not much time. Whatsoever we talk with Joe Fleming the. Other day from flying because they put out an eyewitness news, Roger Williams university poll On what Monday. Of this week and in that poll. He said. He doesn't. Think that voters, are really all that. Engaged yet in, this particular election and look at, I mean not engaged yet what do, you got, a handful of days left before. The primary so pretty, interesting Rhode Island. Hospital and the nurses union oh boy here we go they, have filed complaints against each other. Who give you an idea how the talks are going with them his Carolina Goggin from eyewitness news less. Than twenty four, hours after negotiations resumed between life. Span and the. Nurses union drama between the two escalated both span and the local five zero nine. Eight union filing complaints against each other with the National, Labor Relations board on Thursday Rhode Island hospitals complaint claims the nurses union. Was engaging, in quote bad faith bargaining during the current contract negotiations the hospital claiming the union went on strike. Last month over issues that were not subjective any proposal on the table as we've reported union, members on the picket It, line said they weren't only striking because of wages and benefits but also because of a lack of. Resources and staffing hospital, leaders have, repeatedly said the union did not bring up those issues during the Goshi Asians on Thursday not long, after we, learned lifespan was. Filing its complaint unit fired back accusing the hospital of implementing changes? After the strike, saying it deliberately targeted members of the? Union who. Were active in. The strike union council telling us quote the hospital new head of time that we intended to file charges, this morning and looks as if life span filed charges to distract the, public's attention from their own unlawful conduct we look forward to litigating these matters before the NLRB and I spoke to, union spokesperson Ray Sullivan over the phone he said he doesn't know a timeline yet, for when the board will. Hear the complaints from both the hospital, and the union meantime both sides are expected, to meet again on August fifteenth I ask solvent if those talks would still happen considering. Developments he told me he hasn't heard otherwise Caroline Goggin from my way Would this news nine minutes after six o'clock in today's, Providence Journal residents block island concerned about how a high voltage power line for the first offshore wind farm in the United States that is supposed to be buried, became exposed the power line was visible on Wednesday of this week at low tide state beach now NBC ten reports that the thirty-seven thousand five hundred volt power line runs electricity generated by offshore deepwater wind turbines to the mainland and to block island residents resident doc Lewis said that people have been assured it's safe but asked would you want your children's stepping on forty thousand volts utility national grid says. Shifting sediment has exposed that line but officials are confident that it's safe national grid officials say that they're gonna keep. Block island updated on the situation there yeah that's cause for some concern there but national grid says it's safe six ten is. Radio, nine twenty one four seven FM we've got traffic and. Weather for you on the tents from the courtesy Hyundai drive, courtesy dot com traffic center once again Jackie Murphy I should say John Hamlin Johnson, the chair now John's brought to us by express employment professionals from early roadwork and one ninety five westbound at the. State line looks like they're done and traffic is getting looking okay by the state line by one fourteen and.