Two of Three Aquidneck Island State Senators Vote In Favor of Truck Tolls on Thursday Night

Rhode Island State House

After two hours of debate, the Rhode Island House of Senate voted 25 – 12 in favor of RhodeWorks (Truck Tolls) on Thursday night at the Rhode Island State House.

After seven hours of debate, the Rhode Island House of Representatives voted 52 – 21 in favor of RhodeWorks (Truck Tolls) on Wednesday night at the Rhode Island State House.

Here’s how Aquidneck Island Senators voted;

  • Voted For – Senator Louis P. DiPalma (District 12, Little Compton, Middletown, Newport, Tiverton)
  • Voted For –  Senator M. Teresa Paiva Weed (District 13, Newport & Jamestown)
  • Voted Against – Senator John Pagliarini (District 11, Bristol, Portsmouth & Tiverton)

Here’s how the entire vote looked;

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The bill has been sent to the governor for signature, and is expected to be signed into law tonight.

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