Steve Ahlquist and Bob Plain from RI Future were on hand on Monday night for our Senate District 13 Candidate Forum at Jane Pickens Theater.

Their story, Senate District 13: 6 candidates square off at Jane Pickens in Newport, has phenomenl coverage of the event with seperetate videos for each question that was asked so that you, the reader, can skip to what questions you care about.

In the first real candidate forum in Senate District 13, six of the seven candidates answered questions and gave their opinions on a wide range of issues including reproductive rights, the PawSox Stadium and the budget gridlock currently seizing the General Assembly.

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