A Rhode Island campaign event was moved at the last minute, allegedly because of the pole.
Gov. Gina Raimondo signed legislation into law on Friday.
The legendary Parton joined Carlile, Maren Morris, Amanda Shire, and Natalie Hembly for their premiere gig at the Newport Folk Festival.
The Pawtucket Red Sox of Rhode Island delivered a swing and a miss on a night intended for Pride.
If you've ever been to Rhode Island Pride, you have Alexis Gorriarán to thank.
The Rhode Island bishop, who admitted turning his back on child sex abuse, claims Pride events are dangerous.