Saturday, December 20th, 2014

Edward Fitzpatrick

Political columnist

Edward Fitzpatrick is the political columnist at The Providence Journal, where he has covered the State House and the state and federal courts. He previously worked as a reporter at the Hartford Courant and the Albany Times Union and was city editor at The Saratogian.

Email: efitzpat@projo.com

The latest Truth-O-Meter items from Edward Fitzpatrick

Half-True

Medical costs among many causes of bankruptcy

Mostly False

$10 million is more than "very little"

Mostly True

By our calculations, he comes pretty close

Recent stories from Edward Fitzpatrick

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.