Secretary Gorbea Reviews RI Presidential Preference Primary

On April 30th, 2016, the Providence Journal published a commentary by Secretary of State Nellie Gorbea on the Presidential Preference Primary on April 26th.  To read Secretary Gorbea's commentary you can go to

While the Secretary of State is Rhode Island's chief election official, all elections are run by the independent State Board of Elections and local boards of canvassers. Secretary Gorbea is working with the State Board to improve elections in the state and has led the purchasing of new voting equipment which will be ready for the September 13, 2016 state primary.