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
6,384 2,830
Bill Clinton is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
Democratic Party

2
4,762 3,454
Richard Nixon is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
Republican Party

3
5,876 2,828
Nancy Pelosi is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
Democratic Party

4
5,579 2,282
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
6,772 4,897
Barack Obama is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
Democratic Party

6
3,712 3,245
Dick Cheney is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
Republican Party

7
5,266 2,488
Al Sharpton is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
Al Sharpton Democratic Party

8
4,109 2,524
John Edwards is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
Democratic Party

9
3,852 2,150
Harry Reid is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
Democratic Party

10
2,976 2,260
Joseph McCarthy is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
Democratic Party, Republican Party

11
3,645 3,828
George W. Bush is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
Republican Party

12
2,899 2,435
Donald Rumsfeld is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
Republican Party

13
3,040 2,004
Karl Rove is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
Republican Party

14
3,756 2,356
John Kerry is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
Democratic Party, Massachusetts Democratic Party

15
3,731 2,116
Jesse Jackson is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
Democratic Party

16
2,661 2,048
Lyndon B. Johnson is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
Democratic Party

17
3,407 2,067
Eric Holder is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
DennisNJ added Democratic Party

18
3,558 2,865
Al Gore is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
Stingrea88 added Democratic Party

19
3,484 1,922
Ted Kennedy is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
Democratic Party, Massachusetts Democratic Party

20
3,120 1,745
Anthony D. Weiner is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
zxray added Democratic Party

21
2,437 2,136
Paul Ryan is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
pete.segers added Republican Party

22
2,551 2,198
John Boehner is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
Republican Party

23
2,952 2,798
Sarah Palin is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
National Republican Party, Republican Party

24
2,765 1,730
Ted Cruz is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
Republican Party

25
3,165 2,182
Joe Biden is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
MasonGill added Democratic Party

26
2,322 2,153
Mitt Romney is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
Republican Party

27
1,894 1,253
Donald Trump is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
-1454103513811 added Republican Party

28
2,300 1,579
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
2,078 900
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
1,935 2,710
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
1,715 1,390
Rahm Emanuel is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
2probb added Democratic Party

32
2,401 1,744
Rand Paul is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
wallje added Republican Party

33
2,151 1,998
Al Franken is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
BillyBumtrip added Democratic Party

34
1,971 1,451
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
2,067 1,860
Barney Frank is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
BillyBumtrip added Democratic Party

36
1,553 2,290
Henry Kissinger is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
Republican Party

37
2,182 1,886
Dianne Feinstein is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
JacobCuellar added Democratic Party

38
1,474 1,649
Spiro Agnew is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
Republican Party

39
1,390 2,003
Woodrow Wilson is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
Democratic Party

40
1,471 1,688
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
1,074 365
Andrew Cuomo is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
-1454103513811 added Democratic Party

42
1,274 631
Loretta E. Lynch is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
ConnorRichardson added Independent

43
950 673
Mike Pence is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
-1454103513811 added Republican Party

44
991 673
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
1,319 1,824
Tom DeLay is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
Republican Party

46
1,588 3,219
Ronald Reagan is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
Republican Party

47
1,182 991
Jeb Bush is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
Republican Party

48
1,408 2,428
Franklin D. Roosevelt is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
Democratic Party

49
1,217 453
Martin O'Malley is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
ConnorRichardson added Democratic Party

50
994 1,166
Mitch McConnell is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
ConnorRichardson added Republican Party