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Stop & Shop is on strike. We ask all RISAFF members, their families and friends to honor the picket line!

#unionstrong #solidarity
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Union strong!!

Thank you for the information

Union yes!

Amen!!!!

I guess I’ll be shopping at Shaw’s.

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H-5662 & H-5663 just passed the Rhode Island House with an overwhelming majority! One step closer to equal overtime laws for RI Firefighters! ... See MoreSee Less

 

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Thanks Newberry

Shocker Coventry reps vote no

I’m surprised at one of the no votes.

When does the Senate vote on it??

Clearly the House is veto proof. Is the same needed in the Senate or will Gina become truly Progressive and sign it?

Great news! Julia O'Rourke

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Tonight the Town of East Greenwich and the East Greenwich Fire Department had the honor of swearing in Bernard Patenaude as Chief of the Fire Department. We are looking forward to serving under Chief Patenaude's Command. Welcome aboard, Chief! ... See MoreSee Less

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He was my Lt. In Cranston station 1. Great firefighter good luck Chief

Congratulations Chief

Our members were out in force today fighting for what is fair and just. Keep the pressure on and keep calling the Mayor! 728-0500 x281. Tell him to keep Engine 3 in service!!! ... See MoreSee Less

IAFF Firefighters for Biden. RISAFF attending IAFF Legislative Conference this morning with keynote speaker Joe Biden. ... See MoreSee Less

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RISAFF ON TWITTER

H-5662 & H-5663 just passed the Rhode Island House with an overwhelming majority! One step closer to equal overtime laws for RI Firefighters!

IAFF Firefighters for Biden. RISAFF attending IAFF Legislative Conference this morning with keynote speaker Joe Biden.

RISAFF hosted our annual Legislative Dinner in Washington D.C. last evening with tremendous support from our RISAFF Locals. We would like to thank all our members that attended.

Another successful evening discussing... https://t.co/oBjwxfBc4I

RISAFF Leadership and our Local Affiliates attending the 2019 IAFF Legislative Conference this week in Washington, D.C. — at Hyatt Regency Washington DC https://t.co/PjeBJPSckR

Our thoughts and prayers go out to the family of Brother Christopher Cornetta and our Brothers and Sisters of North Attleboro Local 1992. https://t.co/AME3aOsXlB

Thank you to all the support from RISAFF and PFFM Firefighters and all other who supported the Brothers and Sisters of Pawtucket Local 1261 tonight!

REMEMBER TO SUPPORT PAWTUCKET LOCAL 1261 TONIGHT!

RISAFF Members along with Pawtucket Local 1261 Members will be picketing Pawtucket Mayor Grebien's fundraiser tonight. Local 1261 members have been engaged in a... https://t.co/kCekcL3DPF

RISAFF Members along with Pawtucket Local 1261 Members will be picketing Pawtucket Mayor Grebien's fundraiser tomorrow night. Local 1261 members have been engaged in a prolonged interest arbitration battle with the City... https://t.co/jmOYCF0845

Narragansett Local 1589 did an outstanding job honoring LODD Captain David Arnold today. Thank you to the RISAFF locals who came out honor Brother Arnold, may he rest in peace. Please keep his family, friends and Local 1589 in your thoughts and prayers.

President Joe Andriole and Vice President Scott Robinson attended West Warwick Local 1104 Firefighter's Ball this evening. Congratulations to Local 1104 on hosting a great event!

SAFER APPLICATION INFO

The Fiscal Year 2018 Staffing for Adequate Fire and Emergency Response (SAFER) application period opens Friday, February 15, 2019 at 8:00 a.m. and closes on March 22, 2019 at 5:00 p.m. (ET). There is $345 million available in... https://t.co/m51dIMRKIl

With deep regret RISAFF announces the LODD Death of recently retired Captain David Arnold, Narragansett Fire Department, Local 1589 from Occupational Cancer.

Captain David Arnold's... https://t.co/b3M9OC0PrJ

Rest In Peace Captain David Arnold. Sincere condolences to your family and the members of the Narragansett Firefighters IAFF Local 1589. https://t.co/K92JqQ0Izh

RISAFF President Andriole swearing in the elected officers of Woonsocket Fire Fighters, IAFF Local 732.

Congratulations to President Jeff Henault, Vice President Scott Smith and Secretary/Treasurer Ryan Reilly.

Great job RISAFF Vice President Scott Robinson on your peer support work here in Rhode Island and throughout the IAFF! https://t.co/wyAVk4XaLw

RISAFF and members from our Locals attending the IAFF ALTS seminar in Los Angeles today. — in Los Angeles, CA https://t.co/U62UnUlmk1

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RISAFF Attends IAFF Fallen Firefighter Memorial

President Andriole was in attendance at the IAFF 2018 Fallen Firefighter Memorial representing RISAFF and acknowledging the sacrifice of our members being honored and remembered. 

Rhode Island Firefighters placed on the Wall of Honor and being remembered are Firefighter David W. Boisclair, Pawtucket Fire Department; Firefighter David B. Dilorio, North Providence Fire Department; Lieutenant Kevin J. Lang, Cranston Fire Department.

Our condolences to the families of our fallen, you will always be part of our IAFF and RISAFF family.

Res32.mp4 – IAFF Resolution #32 – Censure of Fire Chief Kevin Robinson

Res33.mp4  IAFF Resolution #33 – Censure of Deputy Fire Chief Peter Henrikson

Res34.mp4 IAFF Resolution #34 – Censure of Town Manager Gayle Corrigan