Peter on the Issues

Peter Neronha

Gun Safety

As U.S. Attorney for Rhode Island and a federal prosecutor, Peter has been a leader on fighting violent crime. By taking a common sense approach to a complex issue, progress can be made to ensure that our children and families are safe, while respecting the rights of law-abiding gun owners. Read more…

Peter Neronha

Environment

Peter is committed to prioritizing the Attorney General’s important role in environmental protection, both nationally and here at home. One of Rhode Island’s greatest assets is its natural beauty, from Narragansett Bay and its islands, to the forests of western Rhode Island, to the coves and fields of the eastern border region, to Block Island, and many places in-between. Protection of our environment is critical to the well-being of Rhode Island’s people, as well as to our tourism-based economy. Read more…

Peter Neronha

Public Integrity

As Attorney General, on behalf of the people of Rhode Island, I’ll make sure that all public officials, elected or appointed, serve the public, not themselves. The next Attorney General needs to have the experience and independence, and the will, to bring these kind of cases. As U.S. Attorney, I made public corruption our top priority, and we brought case after case against politicians who violated their oath. Read more…

Peter Noronha

Smart on Crime

Rhode Islanders, wherever they are, want to feel, and be, safe. As Attorney General, I’ll bring a “smart,” three-part approach to reducing violent crime, focused on three equally important areas: prevention, focused enforcement, and prisoner re-entry. Read more…

Peter Neronha

Consumer and Worker Protection

Rhode Islanders work hard and they expect the state’s economy to give them their fair shot at opportunity and economic security. When it comes to standing up for consumers against companies that are rigging the system in their favor, I know the Attorney General can make a difference. That’s why I’ll prioritize consumer and worker protection as Attorney General. Read more…