Gregory Smith is a veteran reporter for the Providence Journal, most recently having covered public safety in Providence. Since he began work at The Journal in 1972, he has been a reporter in suburban bureaus and at Providence City Hall, managed the Journal’s former news bureaus in Woonsocket and Greenville, and served as deputy business editor and as a copy editor. Smith has a bachelor of science degree in journalism and political science from Syracuse University.
The latest Truth-O-Meter items from Gregory Smith
"Six years after unionization, 20,000 fewer children in Illinois were being served by the Child Care and Development Fund program."
Recent stories from Gregory SmithTruth be told, PolitiFact Rhode Island turns 3!
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