Questions About CARES Act Funding
Potential business closures would carry a ripple effect with them, Rep. John Lombardi, D-Providence, noted, saying they would lead to more people on unemployment, which would then cause an increase in housing issues.
John Lombardi on Business Interruption Legislation
State Representatives Joe McNamara and John Lombardi speak on legislation to help local businesses during COVID-19 Pandemic. View video below.
R.I. lawmakers consider requiring insurers cover coronavirus-related business losses
PROVIDENCE — Count West Warwick caterer Kevin Millonzi among the Rhode Islanders who got a letter from their insurance companies telling them they were not entitled to anything under their “business interruption” policies because the government shut them down.
Rep John Lombardi Potential Providence Water Supply Sale
State Representative John Lombardi joined GoLocal News Editor Kate Nagle at the Rhode Island State House and said that current legislation to lease or sell the Providence water supply would be a “bad idea.”Read More