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
6,833 3,065
Bill Clinton is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
Democratic Party
2
5,113 3,613
Richard Nixon is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
Republican Party
3
6,337 3,053
Nancy Pelosi is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
Democratic Party
4
6,075 2,468
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
7,186 5,153
Barack Obama is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
Democratic Party
6
3,997 3,407
Dick Cheney is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
Republican Party
7
5,676 2,594
Al Sharpton is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
Al Sharpton Democratic Party
8
4,367 2,645
John Edwards is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
Democratic Party
9
4,124 2,264
Harry Reid is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
Democratic Party
10
3,223 2,344
Joseph McCarthy is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
Democratic Party, Republican Party
11
3,883 4,020
George W. Bush is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
Republican Party
12
3,106 2,576
Donald Rumsfeld is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
Republican Party
13
3,246 2,125
Karl Rove is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
Republican Party
14
4,025 2,222
Jesse Jackson is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
Democratic Party
15
4,027 2,502
John Kerry is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
Democratic Party, Massachusetts Democratic Party
16
3,677 2,190
Eric Holder is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
DennisNJ added Democratic Party
17
2,878 2,171
Lyndon B. Johnson is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
Democratic Party
18
3,832 3,014
Al Gore is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
Stingrea88 added Democratic Party
19
3,427 1,820
Anthony D. Weiner is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
zxray added Democratic Party
20
2,658 2,256
Paul Ryan is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
pete.segers added Republican Party
21
3,734 2,030
Ted Kennedy is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
Democratic Party, Massachusetts Democratic Party
22
2,720 2,304
John Boehner is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
Republican Party
23
3,126 2,961
Sarah Palin is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
National Republican Party, Republican Party
24
3,424 2,337
Joe Biden is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
MasonGill added Democratic Party
25
2,943 1,893
Ted Cruz is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Lying Politicians: The Worst Liars In American Politics
Republican Party