Rhode Island Governor Gina M. Raimondo, University of Rhode Island President David M. Dooley, Rhode Island Senate President M. Teresa Paiva Weed, URI College of Engineering Dean Raymond M. Wright, business leaders, students and other state and local officials joined at the University of Rhode Island Kingston Campus to kick off the ‘Vote Yes on 4’ campaign.
“The University of Rhode Island’s College of Engineering is a shining example of how investing in high-tech programs can lead to the high-paying, high-skilled jobs Rhode Island needs,” Dooley said.
The campaign launch initial coverage included:
- $45 million bond said to position URI as economic driver, South County Independent, Oct. 25, 2016
- Question 4: $45.5M for URI projects including completion of engineering complex, Providence Journal, Oct. 9, 2016
- Question 4: $45M for URI projects: Among them, competition for an ‘innovation campus’, Providence Journal, Oct. 9, 2016
- URI President Dooley, business community, and state and local officials kick off ‘Vote Yes on 4’ campaign, URI Today, Oct. 9, 2016