Former Providence Mayor Angel Taveras (D) ruled out a second bid against Gov. Gina Raimondo (D).
Taveras, who ran in 2014: “I am not open to running for governor again in 2018.”
Republicans who have expressed interest in challenging Raimondo include: businessman Giovanni Feroce (R), former state Supreme Court Justice Robert Flanders (R), state Rep. Joseph Trillo (R), state House Minority Leader Patricia Morgan (R), and state Rep. Robert Nardolillo (R). (Providence Journal)