Thursday, September 18th, 2014

Lynn Arditi

Reporter

Lynn Arditi is a reporter for The Providence Journal who has written about the economy, the housing crisis, prostitution and, most recently, child welfare. Before coming to The Journal in 1989, she worked as a staff writer at the Center for Investigative Reporting, in Washington, D.C. and as a reporter at the Holyoke Transcript-Telegram, in Massachusetts. She is a graduate of Oberlin College in Ohio.

Email: larditi@projo.com

The latest Truth-O-Meter items from Lynn Arditi

Mostly False

Savings will take decades to achieve

Recent stories from Lynn Arditi

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.

Gun claims examined by PolitiFactRI often misfire

The push for tougher gun control legislation continues in the General Assembly Tuesday, April 9, as state officials hold a news conference at the State House to promote a package of bills covering such issues as background checks, firearms safety, weapons sales and modifying penalties for existing gun laws.