Tom Mooney is a general assignment reporter at The Providence Journal, specializing in narrative features. He has won numerous national and regional awards for his writing.

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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.