PROVIDENCE, R.I. — Vincent Cianci Jr., better known as Buddy, is the longest serving mayor in the history of Providence. He’s even better known for twice leaving office because of felony convictions. The second time, he went to prison.
But since his release, Cianci has remained a popular figure in Rhode Island’s capital city. Now, Cianci is thinking of running for mayor again.
This story originally aired on Rhode Island Public Radio.