Ann Coulter's file:
Coulter

Republican from New York

Ann Coulter is a conservative columnist and author.

Recent statements involving Ann Coulter

A friend’s sister "died from Obamacare" because Blue Shield "completely just pulled out of California."

Says in 2000, Fox News broke the story of George W. Bush’s drunk driving arrest. "Who broke it? Fox News."

"No doctors who went to an American medical school will be accepting Obamacare."

"One of the first states in the union to pass a voter ID bill was Rhode Island, 85 percent Democratic legislature."

Rhode Island’s voter identification law was pushed by "a black Democrat in the House, a black Democrat in the Senate. That's a fact."

Recent stories featuring Ann Coulter

PolitiFact Rhode Island's Top 10 for 2012:

Over the last 12 months, PolitiFact Rhode Island issued 117 Truth-O-Meter rulings, on claims ranging from Obamacare to school prayer to foreign aid.

All had some Rhode Island connection, but many of the most-read items -- based on traffic on our PolitiFact Rhode Island website -- focused on issues far beyond the state’s borders.

Thanks to the reach of the Internet, many have remained popular long after publication, in part because PolitiFact, with affiliates in 11 states, has become a go-to reference for people seeking to separate fact from fiction.

So as a farewell to the year, we thought we’d share with you the PolitiFact Rhode Island Top Ten Most Widely Read rulings for 2012:

Truth-O-Meter cares about your health. And gas prices.:

By Willoughby Mariano

PolitiFact Georgia cares about your health.

Our proof is this week’s Truth-O-Meter rulings, which covered a promise by Gov. Nathan Deal on health insurance, federal funding for reproductive health services and a statement conservative pundit Ann Coulter made on whether radiation can be good for you.   

Thinking about sticking your head into the nearest X-ray machine?  Read our roundup first.

And for variety’s sake, read our items about rising gas prices and whether the HOPE scholarship helped improve Georgia’s public universities, too.

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