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 […]

Archambault Calls on Kilmartin to Release 38 Studio Investigation Documents

State Senator Steve Archambault (D-22) today called on Attorney General Peter Kilmartin to seek Court Permission to release the documents stemming from the 38 Studios Investigation. Archambault said, “In order to make sure a debacle like 38 Studios never happens again, we need all the information about how it occurred. Rhode Islanders deserve to know […]

Bill mandating mental health and substance abuse training for police signed into law

STATE HOUSE – Legislation (2016-H 7259 / 2016-S 2401) sponsored by Rep. K. Joseph Shekarchi and Sen. Stephen R. Archambault that requires training for law enforcement officers on mental health and substance abuse emergencies was signed into law today by Governor Raimondo at a ceremonial bill signing at the State House. “There have been too […]