Lawmaker shocked by 'insane' boozing at Rhode Island capitol


by Mail Online

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) - A new state lawmaker said she's surprised by the "insane amount of drinking" that goes on in the State House.Providence Democratic...

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Lawmaker shocked by 'insane' boozing at Rhode Island capitol

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) - A new Rhode Island lawmaker says she's surprised by the "insane amount of drinking" that goes on in the State House.Providence...

WPRO-AM reports:

Lawmaker shocked by 'insane' boozing at Rhode Island capitol...

When asked by Allen what she found most surprising at the State House, Walsh said, "The drinking. It is the drinking that blows my mind. You can not operate a motor vehicle when you've had two beers but you can make laws that effect people's lives forever when you're half in the bag? That's outrage

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