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Is Trump an asset or a liability for Rhode Island's GOP contenders?

October 2, 2017 The Providence Journal

Wendy Schiller, professor of political science, said Republican candidates for governor in Rhode Island will have some challenges ahead of them if they want to unseat Gov. Gina Raimondo. "...the larger GOP is proposing, and may pass, policies that will have a strong and negative impact on Rhode Island in the economic and social sphere. That will be hard to defend even for the most conservative Republican candidates..." 

Is Trump an asset or a liability for Rhode Island's GOP contenders? (comments by Wendy Schiller) – The Providence Journal