• Reed Launches New Get TickSmart/RI Campaign

    Reed Launches New Get TickSmart/RI Campaign

    4/29/2013 — 

    U.S. Senator Jack Reed joins Thomas Mather, director of the University of Rhode Island’s (URI) Center for Vector-Borne Disease and the TickEncounter Resource Center, and tick control expert David Mendell to launch a new Get TickSmart/RI campaign.

  • Reed Tours Garden City Businesses

    Reed Tours Garden City Businesses

    4/29/2013 — 

    U.S. Senator Jack Reed tours businesses in Garden City in Cranston for a  firsthand look at recent development efforts to expand and update the facilities at the shopping center, which houses 55 retailers.

  • Reed Discusses Veteran Employment Opportunities

    Reed Discusses Veteran Employment Opportunities

    4/26/2013 — 

    Senator Reed joins Providence Mayor Angel Taveras and Cranston Mayor Allan Fung at a job fair for service members and veterans at the Rhode Island Convention Center.  Reed discussed the importance of helping veterans transition from military service to the civilian workforce.  Over 90 employers and veterans support organizations will be present at this free job fair.

  • Reed, RI Retailers Urge Congress to Pass Marketplace Fairness Act

    Reed, RI Retailers Urge Congress to Pass Marketplace Fairness Act

    4/22/2013 — 

    In an effort to support jobs in Rhode Island and create a level playing field for Rhode Island businesses, U.S. Senator Jack Reed, Governor Lincoln Chafee, and independent retailers today urged Congress to pass the Marketplace Fairness Act at Cardi's Furniture in Warwick.  This bipartisan legislation would end an unfair tax disparity that harms many local small businesses and benefits large out-of-state e-retailers.

  • Reed Hosts Energy Roundtable

    Reed Hosts Energy Roundtable

    4/22/2013 — 

    Senator Reed hosts energy roundtable event to discuss how energy efficiency can help Rhode Island businesses save money at Utilidata in Providence.  

  • Reed Celebrates Earth Day, Cleans up Roger Williams Park Pond

    Reed Celebrates Earth Day, Cleans up Roger Williams Park Pond

    4/20/2013 — 

    Senator Reed teams up with Serve Rhode Island to celebrate Earth Day and cleanup litter and debris from Roger Williams Park pond. 

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