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
6,270 2,756
Bill Clinton is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
Democratic Party

2
4,662 3,410
Richard Nixon is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
Republican Party

3
5,772 2,760
Nancy Pelosi is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
Democratic Party

4
5,464 2,220
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
6,684 4,812
Barack Obama is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
Democratic Party

6
3,630 3,195
Dick Cheney is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
Republican Party

7
5,186 2,445
Al Sharpton is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
Al Sharpton Democratic Party

8
4,049 2,482
John Edwards is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
Democratic Party

9
3,799 2,106
Harry Reid is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
Democratic Party

10
2,934 2,235
Joseph McCarthy is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
Democratic Party, Republican Party

11
3,581 3,772
George W. Bush is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
Republican Party

12
2,988 1,971
Karl Rove is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
Republican Party

13
2,839 2,408
Donald Rumsfeld is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
Republican Party

14
3,696 2,309
John Kerry is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
Democratic Party, Massachusetts Democratic Party

15
3,677 2,081
Jesse Jackson is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
Democratic Party

16
2,622 2,002
Lyndon B. Johnson is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
Democratic Party

17
3,358 2,023
Eric Holder is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
DennisNJ added Democratic Party

18
3,511 2,811
Al Gore is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
Stingrea88 added Democratic Party

19
3,436 1,882
Ted Kennedy is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
Democratic Party, Massachusetts Democratic Party

20
3,066 1,715
Anthony D. Weiner is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
zxray added Democratic Party

21
2,366 2,104
Paul Ryan is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
pete.segers added Republican Party

22
2,493 2,176
John Boehner is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
Republican Party

23
2,898 2,762
Sarah Palin is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
National Republican Party, Republican Party

24
2,702 1,690
Ted Cruz is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
Republican Party

25
3,124 2,129
Joe Biden is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
MasonGill added Democratic Party

26
2,270 2,123
Mitt Romney is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
Republican Party

27
1,786 1,194
Donald Trump is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
-1454103513811 added Republican Party

28
2,264 1,545
Barbara Boxer is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
JacobCuellar added Democratic Party, California Democratic Party

29
2,038 867
Jerry Brown is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
zxray added Democratic Party, California Democratic Party

30
1,907 2,677
John McCain is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
Republican Party of Virginia, Republican Party

31
1,674 1,364
Rahm Emanuel is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
2probb added Democratic Party

32
2,361 1,707
Rand Paul is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
wallje added Republican Party

33
2,110 1,983
Al Franken is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
BillyBumtrip added Democratic Party

34
1,921 1,415
Elizabeth Warren is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
Mike DiOna added Democratic Party, Massachusetts Democratic Party

35
2,031 1,833
Barney Frank is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
BillyBumtrip added Democratic Party

36
1,517 2,265
Henry Kissinger is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
Republican Party

37
2,140 1,855
Dianne Feinstein is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
JacobCuellar added Democratic Party

38
1,365 1,988
Woodrow Wilson is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
Democratic Party

39
1,442 1,631
Spiro Agnew is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
Republican Party

40
1,431 1,675
George Wallace is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
Dixiecrat, Democratic Party, American Independent Party

41
1,038 339
Andrew Cuomo is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
-1454103513811 added Democratic Party

42
904 643
Mike Pence is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
-1454103513811 added Republican Party

43
1,234 623
Loretta E. Lynch is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
ConnorRichardson added Independent

44
962 660
Ken Cuccinelli is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
Republican Party of Virginia, Republican Party

45
1,292 1,813
Tom DeLay is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
Republican Party

46
1,554 3,182
Ronald Reagan is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
Republican Party

47
1,146 974
Jeb Bush is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
Republican Party

48
1,385 2,395
Franklin D. Roosevelt is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
Democratic Party

49
1,199 427
Martin O'Malley is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
ConnorRichardson added Democratic Party

50
978 349
Cory Booker is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
-1454103513811 added Democratic Party