Steve - Standing up for us

A Proven Record of Accomplishment

Steve Archambault has built an impressive record of accomplishment:

  • Spearheaded nationally recognized law requiring that all police officers receive training in mental health in order to better recognize and de-escalate situations that involve people struggling with mental illness.
  • Sponsored and won adoption of laws to combat opioid addiction, including pill and dosage limits on highly addictive prescription painkillers and arming patients and parents with real­ time information.
  • Advanced legislation to protect consumers from surprise medical bills from out of network providers by requiring advance notification and through expanding insurance coverage.
  • Actively backed legislation to assist small businesses and local farmers.
  • Won the adoption of Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) supported legislation to combat drunk driving by requiring interlocks in the cars of all first time offenders.
  • Led the successful fight for the adoption of a state law ensuring that Bryant University contributes its fair share for services received from the Town of Smithfield.

Our Senator Steve Archambault will:

  • Fight for supplemental unemployment benefits for families in need.
  • Assist our small businesses and local farmers that create about 6-out-of-10 new jobs
  • Advocate for quality health care for all and to curb the opioid epidemic
  • Protect the environment
  • Work to provide the resources needed so that that our children can return to school safely

Senator Archambault Outlines His Priorities

MEDIA RELEASE For Immediate Release: Aug. 14, 2020 Contact: Rob Horowitz o. 401-632-0686 c.  401-829-8595 Senator Archambault Outlines His Priorities Senator Steve Archambault(D-22) today outlined his priorities for the next legislative term. These priorities are informed by his first hand knowledge of the various challenges people in Smithfield are facing as a result of the Covid–19 pandemic […]


Archambault seeks to overturn liquor license

From the Valley Breeze: By JACQUELYN MOOREHEAD, Valley Breeze & Observer Staff Writer SMITHFIELD – Responding to concerned residents’ complaints, Sen. Stephen Archambault said he submitted legislation to overturn a recently enacted law to grant Smithfield an additional Class A liquor store license. The new bill was submitted last Friday, Aug. 7, and removes wording from […]


Senator Archambault Kicks-off Re-election Campaign

Senator Steve Archambault(D-22) today announced the kick-off of his re-election campaign. Archambault is adapting his campaign to the reality of the continuing Covid-19 pandemic, contacting Smithfield, North Providence and Johnston voters by phone, making dozens of call each day, rather than doing his usual door-to-door efforts.  The campaign will also be stepping up use of social […]