American People Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics  

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List Rules U.S. politicians that have been caught lying or have been suspected of lying

Do any politicians tell the truth anymore? Maybe, but you won't find them here. This list has the least trustworthy people in American politics, ranked by the wisdom of the crowd. Anyone can add to this list, making it an accurate, real-time ranking of the people's picks for the worst liars in the state, local, and federal government past and present. Tired of lying politicians? This is a way to vote against them, and to join the rest of the country in calling them out for their lying ways.

The worst politicians on this list have told some of the biggest and most notorious politician lies in US history. These political liars are constantly caught with their pants on fire, making us all wonder who voted for them in the first place. From lying presidents like Richard Nixon and George W. Bush, to Congressmen and women like John Edwards and Nancy Pelosi, politician lies come from all parties, offices, genders, and just about any level of government.

You're always thinking that these politicians are liars, so now's your chance to speak up. Upvote the worst, most notorious liars in the American political world below!

list ordered by

1
6,672 2,976
Bill Clinton is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
Democratic Party

2
4,984 3,555
Richard Nixon is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
Republican Party

3
6,167 2,966
Nancy Pelosi is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
Democratic Party

4
5,885 2,397
Hillary Clinton is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
DennisNJ added Democratic Party, Republican Party

5
7,023 5,063
Barack Obama is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
Democratic Party

6
3,883 3,338
Dick Cheney is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
Republican Party

7
5,502 2,553
Al Sharpton is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
Al Sharpton Democratic Party

8
4,251 2,597
John Edwards is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
Democratic Party

9
4,013 2,218
Harry Reid is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
Democratic Party

10
3,115 2,315
Joseph McCarthy is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
Democratic Party, Republican Party

11
3,786 3,944
George W. Bush is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
Republican Party

12
3,025 2,522
Donald Rumsfeld is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
Republican Party

13
3,167 2,072
Karl Rove is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
Republican Party

14
3,910 2,452
John Kerry is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
Democratic Party, Massachusetts Democratic Party

15
3,902 2,180
Jesse Jackson is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
Democratic Party

16
2,785 2,118
Lyndon B. Johnson is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
Democratic Party

17
3,563 2,141
Eric Holder is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
DennisNJ added Democratic Party

18
3,725 2,953
Al Gore is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
Stingrea88 added Democratic Party

19
2,568 2,208
Paul Ryan is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
pete.segers added Republican Party

20
3,302 1,790
Anthony D. Weiner is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
zxray added Democratic Party

21
3,640 1,985
Ted Kennedy is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
Democratic Party, Massachusetts Democratic Party

22
2,657 2,259
John Boehner is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
Republican Party

23
3,064 2,893
Sarah Palin is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
National Republican Party, Republican Party

24
2,873 1,828
Ted Cruz is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
Republican Party

25
3,309 2,274
Joe Biden is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
MasonGill added Democratic Party