Gov. Raimondo to take ice bucket plea for ALS research
September 8, 2015 - als
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Gov. Gina Raimondo is formulation to take a ice bucket plea to assistance find a heal for Lou Gehrig’s disease.
The Democratic Rhode Island administrator supposed a plea from Republican Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker, who was soaked in August.
Raimondo has challenged House Speaker Nicholas Mattiello and Senate President Teresa Paiva-Weed to join her on a State House grass Tuesday afternoon. The Rhode Island ALS Association skeleton to participate.
Former Boston College ball actor Pete Frates and Pat Quinn started a plea final year to lift recognition about a neurological disease, also famous as ALS.
Organizers contend some-more than over $220 million was raised.
They launched a plea again Jul 31 during Fenway Park with a Boston Red Sox.
They devise to reason it any Aug until a heal is found.
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