Gordon Fox

R.I. State Police outside Gordon Fox's State House office March 21, 2014. (WBZ-TV)

Ex-Rhode Island Speaker Fox Pleads Guilty To Federal Charges

Former House Speaker Gordon Fox pleaded guilty Tuesday to charges of bribery, wire fraud and filing a false tax return following an investigation that included a dramatic federal raid on the Statehouse.

03/03/2015

The Rhode Island State House. (Photo courtesy: Kumar Appaiah-Wikimedia Commons)

Feds Raid Home, Office Of RI House Speaker

Law enforcement officials raided the office and home of House Speaker Gordon Fox on Friday as part of an investigation by the U.S. attorney’s office, the FBI, IRS and state police.

03/21/2014

File of a makeshift memorial at site of Warwick nightclub fire.

RI Officials Explore Seizing Nightclub Fire Site

Rhode Island Gov. Lincoln Chafee and House Speaker Gordon Fox are looking into whether the state can seize the site of a 2003 nightclub fire where 100 people were killed.

09/18/2012

RI Gay Marriage Supporters Rally For More Rights

Supporters of legalizing gay marriage in Rhode Island gathered at a Statehouse rally Tuesday to protest a bill to legalize civil unions instead.

05/03/2011