Welcome to the state profile page for Rhode Island. Here you can find information about the state legislature, as well as important notices regarding the state’s response to the COVID-19 crisis. CSG East staff will be updating this page with the most recent information available.
For more information on state responses to COVID-19 please click here.
Session and committee meetings have been cancelled through May 1.
|Lieutenant Governor||Daniel McKee
|Secretary of State||Nellie Gorbea|
|Attorney General||Peter Neronha|
|Senate President: Dominick J. Ruggerio||Speaker of the House: Nicholas A. Mattiello|
|Senate Majority Leader: Michael J. McCaffrey||Majority Leader: K. Joseph Shekarchi|
|Senate Democratic Leader: Dennis L. Algiere||House Republican Leader: Blake A. Filippi|
|Seats: 38||Seats: 75|
|Democrat: 33||Democrat: 66|
|Republican: 5||Republican: 9|
|Average Constituency Size: 27,816||Average Constituency Size: 14,093|
|Length of Term: 2 years||Length of Term: 2 years|
|Term Limit: No limit||Term Limit: No limit|
|Highest Court||Rhode Island Supreme Court|
|Number of Justices||5|
|Chief Justice||Paul Suttell|
|U.S Circuit Court||1st Circuit|