Many Questions, Few Answers Regarding Senate Shakedown

A day after ABC6 broke the news that North Providence Mayor Charles Lombardi had been shaken down by someone in the State Senate, for a municipal judgeship for former Senate President Joseph Montalbano, ABC6 went to the State House for answers.

We didn't get many, as few on Smith Hill had anything to say to us.

According to Mayor Lombardi, because he didn't go along with the deal, the town of North Providence missed out on some much-needed tax funding.

ABC6 News Reporter Mark Curtis has the story.