Associate Editor, Newark Star-Ledger
Tom Curran is the Associate Editor of the Newark Star-Ledger.
The latest Truth-O-Meter items from Tom Curran
"What do Rutgers University, Kean University, Montclair State University, New Jersey City University, Stockton College, Rowan University and William Paterson all have in common? They all graduate less than 50 percent of their students within four years."
Says Barbara Buono "voted to raise her own pay 40 percent."
Recent stories from Tom CurranChristie, Buono claims go up against Truth-O-Meter
PolitiFact New Jersey looks back at some of the 19 gubernatorial campaign claims made by Gov. Chris Christie and Barbara BuonoPolitiFact New Jersey remembers solemn anniversary
The Truth-O-Meter has tested claims about population growth in lower Manhattan, congressional oversight of the Department of Homeland Security, and whether the 9/11 hijackers had New Jersey driver's licenses.Frank Lautenberg claims recalled by Truth-O-Meter
U.S. Sen. Frank Lautenberg (D-NJ) went up against the Truth-O-Meter eight times on topics ranging from Amtrak funding to national healthcare and gun-control measuresGov. Chris Christie claims Scooby-Doo was his favorite show when he was 4 years old
Governor and 4-year-old boy discuss cartoons at Branchburg town hall meetingFrank Lautenberg versus the Truth-O-Meter: A look back
New Jersey's senior senator announced Thursday that he would not seek re-election to a sixth term in 2014Fact-checking Chris Christie on the 'Late Show with David Letterman'
In between doughnut jokes, Chris Christie talked about federal aid for the victims of Hurricane Sandy. PolitiFact New Jersey checks the facts.Obama praised, criticized in fact-checks on the Truth-O-Meter
As President Barack Obama takes the stage for his ceremonial inauguration, we’re revisiting claims made about the president by chain e-mails and politicians in the Garden StateTruth-O-Meter has checked gun claims by NJ Democrats
PolitiFact New Jersey looks back at fact-checks on claims related to gun laws and violenceHappy New Year! PolitiFact New Jersey looks back on 2012 fact-checks, and ahead to the politics of 2013
From campaign-related claims to statements about tax cuts and job growth, PolitiFact New Jersey put the Truth-O-Meter to workBooker vs. the Truth-O-Meter
We look back at how Newark's mayor has done on claims ranging from crime to health care.
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