Articles from July, 2013

R.I. Rep. Charlene Lima takes umbrage at Pants on Fire ruling

Our Truth-O-Meter rulings sometimes provoke strong reactions, especially when they involve pants aflame. One Rhode Island legislator recently took to the floor of the House of Representatives to respond to a Pants on Fire ruling she received.

By Tim Murphy :: Published on Thursday, July 11th, 2013 at 4:28 p.m.

Truth be told, PolitiFact Rhode Island turns 3!

There's a match being lit, but it's not being used to set someone's pants on fire. It's to light three birthday candles. PolitiFact Rhode Island is now three years old. We think it's a cause for celebration and, from what our readers have told us, they have reason to celebrate as well.

By Tim Murphy :: Published on Friday, July 5th, 2013 at 11:05 a.m.

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