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Monday, July 17, 2017

State Police move in on key member of Mattiello crime family

Get ready for plenty of nights at Newport Creamery. CH 12 drops a bomb and reveals the state police are now investigating Frank Montanaro and the possible fraud involving URI and Rhode Island College. Sources say this is an investigation that could involve the FBI and extend beyond Montanaro. CH 12 exposed that Montanaro grabbed $50,000 of free tuition while grabbing another $160,000 for a part-time job working for the Speaker. 


mister " no story"

The key shoe to drop is those involved at Rhode Island College and who instructed them to commit fraud. What does Frank have on the Speaker? Is there a mole in the Mattiello camp? Frank worked full-time on the Mattiello campaign and he knows about early voting, mail ballots, and plenty more. 


inmate in federal prison

The folks at Rhode Island College are extremely nervous about the files involved in the alleged scam and how many people were aware of it. The FBI could get involved with potential mail fraud and federal funds that flow to colleges and universities. This could be a scandal that could explode inside the dome on Smith Hill. Sources say the I.R.S. are interested in the arrangement of receiving the " free " benefit. 

inmate Gordon Fox

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Sunday, July 16, 2017

Who will win the state house showdown?

the Godfather


All eyes on Smith hill as the power struggles continues between Speaker Nick Mattiello and the Senate President Ruggerio. Governor " Queena" Raimondo sits on the sidelines praying the " Godfather" Dom the Prez of the senate will get the " Nick-tator" to backdown.  A modern day " Crimetown" plays out during July with all three sides having plenty on the line. It was one thing last year when the Speaker made Paiva-Weed cry, but the " Godfather" is not the crying type. Plenty of deals to be made over the 195 land, and why make things tougher for everyone. The dispute is about the " paid-leave act ", which is about as business friendly as the giant inflatable rat outside Twin River. Queena loathes the Speaker, and wants to see him knocked out politically in the worst way.


handshakes and hugs



 The new Senate President is not accustomed to public disputes, and wants to move forward on the Pawsox stadium deal. Did the Speaker over play his hand? Is there a way out for everyone to save face? Have we seen the end of " handshakes and hugs?" Listen to the John DePetro Show weekdays from 1:00-5:PM on AM 1540 WADK to learn more.


Queena

Wednesday, July 5, 2017

Raimondo booed at Bristol parade

The loudest noise coming out of the Bristol parade was not cheers, but boos for Governor "Queena" Raimondo. The failed governor received almost a " Chris Christy" reception from the crowd as she trudged along the route. 



 Raimondo is seeking a second term next year but continues to suffer low approval ratings and an angry voter base. Can Queena survive? Follow the John DePetro Show for all the details.




 

Monday, June 12, 2017

Will Raimondo be one and done?


If there are supporters of Queena Raimondo, they are very silent about it. The obsessed fund raiser in-chief continues to have low approval ratings and a dismal record of getting things done. It is hard to find anyone who feels Raimondo has put the state on the right path and instead she already seems focused on her next move. Raimondo got off to a shaky start and has never found her footing with one mishap after another. Lurking in the wings seems to be Gump, with his own agenda to try and prevent her receiving 4 more years. The state has not seen "cranes in the sky" under the watch of Queena. Follow the John DePetro Radio show for the latest.




Monday, May 22, 2017

Is Rhode Island a giant crimetown?



Corruption continues to be the story of the day in the smallest state. Who will be getting indicted this week? The Governor continues her quest to raise money at record levels while the city of Providence is going under. Now they want a new ball park. It never ends. Listen to the John DePetro show now on both AM 1540 , AM 1380 and 95.1 FM for the latest.



Tuesday, May 9, 2017

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