Reporter for The Fact Checker Education: Emory University, BA, English Salvador Rizzo is a reporter for The Fact Checker. He previously covered New Jersey politics and Gov. Chris Christie, with stints at the Star-Ledger, the Bergen Record and the New York Observer. He was a Washington Post intern and part-time copy editor from 2008 to 2010. He graduated from Emory University, where he was editor of the student newspaper his senior year.