The Truth-O-Meter, with a Jersey accent
By Bill Adair
Published on Monday, May 23rd, 2011 at 9:46 a.m.
The Truth-O-Meter will soon have a Jersey accent.
The Star-Ledger next month will launch PolitiFact New Jersey to fact-check the state's lively cast of political characters.
It will be PolitiFact's ninth state site and the third with newspapers in the Advance chain (the others are the Plain-Dealer for PolitiFact Ohio and the Oregonian for PolitiFact Oregon).
The New Jersey site will be edited by Caryn Shinske and staffed by reporters Erin O'Neill and Bill Wichert.
Star-Ledger, PolitiFact watchdog is coming to N.J., Star-Ledger, May 22, 2011
Researchers: Bill Adair
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