Neronha says he's running because when President Donald Trump decided that his work for the people of Rhode Island was finished, Neronha decided that it wasn't.
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"When that was done, I was going to go anyway - whether I got 24 hours' notice, or two weeks' notice, or two months' notice. It doesn't really matter," Neronha said.
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