What about the two dozen states before Rhode Island?
"One of the first states in the union to pass a voter ID bill was Rhode Island, 85 percent Democratic legislature."
— PolitiFact Rhode Island
on Wednesday, October 3rd, 2012
The judges weren't ducking
"Obama's Justice-designate Sotomayor threw out (the New Haven firefighters') lawsuit in a sneaky, unsigned opinion -- the judicial equivalent of 'talk to the hand.'"
— PolitiFact National
on Friday, July 10th, 2009