Obama's Lies

Obama's Documented Lies: 158 and remarkably still growing


• 158 Obama claims he wrote letter to US Treasurer to try to prevent the housing crisis; but he acted only AFTER he had caused it by blocking McCain's bill
• 157 Obama claims he is bipartisan ; Congressional Quarterly shows he voted with his party 97% of the time
• 156 Obama's dirty lie scares seniors: falsely claims McCain plans to cut $880 billion from Medicare: liar liar liar says Annenberg Factcheck
• 155 Obama lies about his mother turning to food stamps AND still sending him to top schools; his grandmother paid for education
• 154 Obama lied about being asked to wear dead soldier's bracelet: family had asked Obama to stop wearing it
• 153 Obama claimed all new spending is economic plan was self-funding; short by $3.5 Trillion says nonpartisan Tax Policy Center
• 152 Obama denied Admiral Mike Mullen had called Obama's Iraqi troop plan "dangerous"; Mullen made comment on Fox in July 2008 according to WaPo
• 151 Obama lied about Kissinger's views of diplomacy during first debate; Kissinger confirms the lie
• 150 During Debate 1 Obama denied voting to tax some people making $42000 a year: Annenburg Factcheck,org confirms Obama is lying
• 149 After Debate 1, Team Obama denied Obama ever said, "Iran's not a threat": Video proves Obama DID say "Iran is NOT a threat."
• 148 Obama claims under McCain employers would be taxed on the health care benefits it grants to workers; he's lying
• 147 Obama refers to an Iraqi surplus of $79 billion and says US should have it; its $60 billion and dwindling
• 146 Obama claims only 5% of Americans would see tax increase; he's grossly understating the number of people effected
• 145 Obama accuses McCain of lying about Biden being against clean coal; video proves Obama is lying
• 144 Obama claims McCain is opposed to abortion in cases of rape or incest; McCain has never held that position.
• 143 Obama accuses McCain of making an ad about Obama's vote to approve leaving babies who survive abortion procedures to die; McCain did not make the ad
• 142 Obama's ad on abortion claims BHO always supported medical care to protect infants; text of the Bill he supported shows he wanted babies born alive after abortions to be left to die
• 141 Obama's ad on abortion uses quotes by journalists who made negative comments about a McCain ad; but Obama is misleading because both journalists have been proven to be incorrect
• 140 Obama's lying when he says McCain's ad misstated BHO's Sex Ed for Kindergartners Bill: McCain's ad was accurate; here's the Sex Ed Bill text
• 139 Obama and Biden both truncate McCain's comments on the strength of the economy's fundamentals: deliberate distortion
• 138 Biden claims McCain tried to hurt our veterans by denying them educational benefits; NewsWeek confirms Biden is lying
• 137 Obama claims under McCain, Elderly would have had Social Security tied up in the Stock market; Newsweek cries BS
• 136 Obama claims his opponent will cut social security in half: NOT true; Obama guilty of scare-mongering aimed at Seniors
• 135 Biden claims McCain wouldn't help small borrowers hurt by housing crisis; this is untrue according to Newsweek
• 134 Obama claimed during the primary he had more Ex President Clinton Foreign Policy advisers than Sen. Clinton; she had 70% more
• 133 Obama claimed his father served in World War 2: his Kenyan-born father never served
• 132 Obama grossly misquoted Sen.Clinton about her vote on a banking bill; BHO used the false quote to show why voters don't trust Government
• 131 Obama claimed employers are more likely to be struck by lightning than be prosecuted for employing illegals; Gov stats prove he's lying
• 130 Pushing his Green agenda Obama claimed Japanese Car average 45 mpg fuel efficiency; its actually around 29 mph
• 129 Obama disparaged the President saying he hadn't met with auto makers until the sixth year of his presidency; GWB met automakers in April 2003
• 128 Obama disparaged the efficiency of our healthcare system saying the U.S. spends twice per capita than other countries: WaPo proves he's lying
• 127 Obama claims President Clinton's Labor Secretary said BHO's healthcare plan, "Does more than anybody to reduce costs"; Robert Reich did NOT say it
• 126 Obama falsely claimed he won the Michigan Democrat primary: he was not on the ballot
• 125 Obama's Spanish language ad lies about McCain's position on immigration; tries to stir race-war: lies debunked by ABC
• 124 Obama lies about his interference in Iraqi negotiations; but his campaign admits his treachery
• 123 Obama took credit for the economic stimulus package passed in Feb 08; BHO's colleagues on Capitol Hill cry BS
• 122 Obama claims Big Oil is ignoring 68 million acres of oil fields they could be drilling; most fields are being worked
• 121 Obama claims never questions his opponent's patriotism; asks of McCain "WHICH country first?": ABC says he's questioning McCain's patriotism
• 120 Obama claims personal savings rates are lowest since the Great Depression; currently higher than under President Clinton
• 119 Obama claims on this video that he doesn't switch positions; list of 31 flip flops show he's lying
• 118 In the Primaries Obama puffed his resume claiming he was a "Professor"; State Senate bio shows he was not ; he now agrees
• 117 When Obama ran for US Senate his web site claimed "5 years as a community organizer"; he admits it was only 3 years
• 116 Obama's attack ad in Michigan claims McCain doesn't support loan guarantees for auto-industry. McCain DOES support them
• 115 Obama says "if we're STILL in recession when he takes office...etc"; the economy is NOT in recession
• 114 Obama claims he signed up for Selective Service when he graduated from High School; records show he did NOT until he'd been at college 1 year
• 113 Attacking Palin, Obama has the audacity to claim,"Words mean something; you can't just make things up "; BHO makes stuff up
• 112 Biden claims McCain will increase taxes for workers & Obama will only increase taxes on those making $435k: he's lying
• 111 Biden claims Obama drew the Nation's attention to problems at Walter Reed Army Hospital; it was two WaPo reporters that reported the issues to the Nation
• 110 to make Obama seems more American/less exotic, Biden tells Scranton crowd Obama grew up in Kansas; BHO grew up in Hawaii and Indonesia
• 109 Obama lies yet again to disparage Gov. Palin; ignores her executive experience as Governor of Alaska
• 108 Obama says the US economy has failed under Bush; World Bank stats proves Obama's been lying; US a world leader in growth, employment, incomes
• 107 Obama claims if you are born into poverty in America you are on your own: there are many government programs
• 106 Obama claims he's bi-partisan: voting records prove Obama is #11 most partisan
• 105 Claimed Hillary would be on anyone's short-list; Hillary wasn't on Obama's short-list
• 104 Obama claims abortion rates have not gone down under the Bush Administration; stats show they have gone down
• 103 Obama dismissed Bomber Bill Ayers as "some guy who lives in the neighborhood";they had a close working relationship
• 102 Obama claims there's no charge to attend his acceptance speech: CBS 4 in Denver proves he's lying; some tickets cost $1000
• 101 Obama used being a first-time-buyer to justify consulting with Rezko before he bought his house; BHO had already purchased a residence
• 100 Obama lies about his support for infanticide; campaign concedes in 03 he opposed a bill stopping the killing of kids born alive after abortions
• 99 Obama overstates Oil Industry's contributions to McCain; ignores cash the Oil industry gave BHO; Newsweek debunks
• 98 To belittle America,Obama exaggerated the growth in Debt under the current Administration; debunked by WaPo
• 97 Obama claims President George W Bush had not left the country before he became President; WaPo confirms he's lying
• 96 To promote "green", Obama claimed he drove a vehicle that uses ethanol; GM confirmed the model was NOT ethanol-ready
• 95 Obama claims he's taking his family for a week's rest in Hawaii with no campaigning; schedules a rally for first day
• 94: Obama claims "properly inflating tires" will save as much energy as we could drill offshore; analysis shows not even close
• 93 Obama denies accusing McCain of using race against him; ABC, NYT confirm Obama did accuse McCain of making racial attacks
• 92 Obama claims he's not being political when he's flip-flopping; timing & direction of major flip-flops show he's lying
• 91: Obama INVENTS a wall between Christians and Jews; deceptively omits the major religious wall is caused by a "fatwah" to kill American Christians and Jews
• 90 Obama claims he made a substantive call for Germany to help in Iraq; Berlin speech transcript proves he's lying
• 89: Obama admits he underestimated the decline in violence from the Surge; falsely claims McCain made same mistake
• 88 Obama turned a disappointing crowd of 20,000 into media reports of 200,000
• 87 Obama lied about his father's religious upbringing! half-brother confirms Obama's father was "RAISED Muslim"
• 86 Obama claimed we only made one fundraising trip to Florida during the Primary; Florida papers proved he lied
• 85 Claims reducing obesity to 80's levels would save Medicaid ONE TRILLION DOLLARS; not even close
• 84 To make Iraq/Afghan Wars look bad, Obama claimed demands on Nat Guard personnel hurt flood relief; Guards prove lying
• 83 Claimed due to overseas commitments, too few helicopters were available to help with Midwest flood relief; now concedes not true
• 82 Starting in Iowa, Obama claimed Clinton's healthcare plan would "punish families that couldn't afford healthcare"; NYT calls BS
• 81 Obama claims McCain's tax plan will do nothing to help the middle-class: The Tax Policy Center proves he's lying
• 80 claims the use of an Email with a big red DONATE button is NOT a fundraising solicitation
• 79 Obama claims his trip to Europe was non-political: uses video of Berlin speech to raise money within hours
• 78 Tells NBC that during the debate on the Surge he said the Surge would work in Baghdad; video proves during the debate he said the opposite
• 77 Obama's "Changing World" ad claims he'll fast-track alternatives to oil to stop us buying from hostile nations; "fast track" is totally misleading
• 76 Obama tells Israeli media that he's a member of the Senate Banking Committee; CNN confirms he's delusional
• 75 Obama claims Lou Dobbs caused hate crimes against Latinos to double; the FBI and CNN confirm Obama is lying
• 74 Obama claims the military brass think like he does; top US commanders say his plan for Iraq is unworkable
• 73: Obama promised to filibuster FISA; later Obama voted for FISA and now denies changing his position
• 72 Obama belittles Americans claiming we can't speak European languages; he's talking merde; mierda; Scheiße
• 71 Obama denied he accused President Bush of starting the War for political reasons; Russert transcript proves Obama made that false claim
• 70 Obama claims there has been substantial job losses from NAFTA; Independent studies show its at least" job neutral"
• 69 Claimed in Feb 08 he got 90% of funds from donors giving $25, $50; fed filings show he got only about a third from donors below $200
• 68 Obama rewrites history about what specifically he had said during his October 2002 anti-war speech
• 67 Obama claimed in 04 that he had never supported bringing troops out of Iraq; rare video of 03 Teamsters rally shows he's lying
• 66 Obama lied about the softness of the Stock Market to support his false claim the War was being used to distract the public
• 65 To justify move to private funds, Obama claims McCain's campaign is" fuelled" by PACs and Lobbyists; its less than 2% of McCain's money
• 64 Obama's "Dignity" ad claims he "worked his way" thru college and law school; campaign admits only two summer jobs
• 63 Obama's "Dignity" ad gives him credit for reducing Welfare rolls by 80%: he's deceptive as he was opposed to Fed Welfare Reform in '96
• 62 In Obama's The Country I love ad, he takes credit for passing a healthcare bill he did NOT vote for
• 61 Claims he first ran in Chicago as an unendorsed candidate; his '96 election questionnaire proves he had several
• 60 Obama claims he wants a vigorous and open debate on the issues: then goes out of his way to avoid it
• 59 Obama omits key details about a false rumor re video of Michelle's "whitey" rant to justify breaking his public funding promise
• 58 Obama tries to deceive about why he voted "present" more than 100 times in the Illinois Senate; Chicago paper reveals the truth
• 57 Trying to claim patriotism Obama says his grandad signed up the day after Pearl Harbor; army records disagree
• 56 Claims race and party not important to how people vote as they put America first; 93% block vote disproves
• 55 On June 5, Obama stated that Israel must remain undivided; June 6 on CNN he reversed his position, but denied he had done so

• 54 To further his own agenda, Obama grossly overstates the number of potential African-American votes in MS, GA, SC
• 53 Promise of $2500 reduction in Healthcare premiums needs billions in Admin cost savings by 2012: not possible
• 52 Obama omits to mention his 3 week trip to the Islamic Republic of Pakistan until it slips out trying to out-do Clinton
• 51 Obama claims McCain wants to wage a lengthy war in Iraq: Video proves Obama's lying
• 50 Obama claimed he never prayed in a mosque; his campaign had to retract that statement
• 49 Obama dishonestly used endorsements in ads to pump up his healthcare plan
• 48 Claims he never discussed politics with Pastor; rebutted by photo of Obama with team of lobbyists led by Wright
• 47 Obama, an expert at parsing words, claimed he wasn't familiar with the word "Clintonian"; then changed his story
• 46 Despite reeking of cigarettes, Obama denied smoking to ABC; now admits smoking on MSNBC
• 45 Obama said he'd meet unconditionally with Leader of Iran: now claims he "didn't have Ahmadinejad in mind"
• 44 Obama claims he is using public financing to avoid special interests: WSJ nails his switcheroo
• 43 Obama's rhetoric claims more young black men in jail than college: BoJ Stats disprove
• 42 Claims he never said he was a proponent of single-payer universal healthcare; Video proves he did
• 41 Obama claims remarks to industrialists were greeted with silence, shows he can deliver tough message: video of ovation
• 40 Obamas claim you dont rip opponents & leave on roadside:he did to Alice Palmer
• 39 Obama denies saying Indiana could be tie-breaker: he did
• 38 Obama omits that Pastor Wright led divestiture campaign from Israel
• 37 Obama claims Church not controversial; he knew it was controversial since 86
• 36 Lied about intention of taking US out of NAFTA
• 35 Obamas claim poverty growing up: both distort reality
• 34 Obama denies meeting Saddam's Auchi; sworn Fed. witness places Obama at undisclosed party for Auchi at Rezko’s
• 33 Obama lies about not attacking Clinton over her Bosnia lies
• 32 Obama claims he passed ethics reform; ABC News shows he lied
• 31 Obama says he's consistently opposed NAFTA; in October 2007 he supported expansion to Peru
• 30 Obama claims he's above dirty political tricks; Clinton proves he lies
• 29 Obama claims his "bitter" remarks were mangled; then repeats attacks on guns religion and angry people
• 28 Obama claims never said he wouldn't wear US flag-pin; video shows he did
• 27 Obama says he did no favors for Rezko; untrue; he lobbied for him
• 26 Changes story repeatedly re Rezko's help in buying mansion
• 25 Obama claims he never supported a ban on handguns; he has twice
• 24 Obama claims stays at UCC as Pastor acknowledged comments were inappropriate; Wright never made this statement
• 23 Campaign is beholden to "only the people" as unlike McCain/Clinton he does not take lobbyist /PAC money; LIES!
• 22 Claims campaign never called Canada to say Obama not truthful re wanting leave NAFTA; smoking gun memo proves lied
• 21 Mrs Obama admits she's never been proud of America; Video disproves Sen. Obama's later claim she was misquoted
• 20 Claimed would not run for President, as he would not be qualified by 2008: confirmed 3 times to Tim Russert in one 2006 interview
• 19 Claims famous in Il. for not letting lobbyists even buy him lunch; took from teachers, trial lawyers, hospital admins
• 18 Claims his parents met at Selma civil rights march; Washington Post noted it occurred 4 yrs after Obama's birth
• 17 BO claims courageously opposed war in 2002 during US Senate campaign; He did not announce his senate bid until 2003
• 16 Claims he passes tough Nuclear Law; NYT uncovers he took Nuclear Industry pay-off and watered down the bill
• 15 Claimed he didn't know Rezko was corrupt when did a real estate deal with him; Chicago papers prove he lied
• 14 Claims does not accept money from Big Oil: Real Clear Politics proves he lied
• 13 Denies using his Hopefund PAC to influence endorsers; but the Washington Post reviewed the record and disagreed
• 12 Claims his State Chair is not a drug company lobbyist; Time magazine cries Bullshit
• 11 Lies about how much he received in campaign funds from Rezko; forced to significantly increase the amount twice
• 10 Claims he did not fill out the 1996 candidate questionaire; Politico proves he lied
• 9 Took credit for achievement of others in Chicago; resume puffing exposed by LA Times
• 8 Claims he kept no State Senate records; now he changes his story
• 7 Denies doubling wife's salary was due to becoming US Senator; omits within months he earmarked $1 million for hospital
• 6 Denied meeting Saddam bagman Auchi; now admits he was at his dinner but does not remember talking to him
• 5 Denies using his church for politics: IRS disagree
• 4 Claims he was unaware of Pastor Wrights 911 comments: NYT proves he lied
• 3 Claims his father was a goat-herd; actually he was a man of privilege
• 2 Claims not an active Muslim as child; Indonesian paper proves he lied
• 1 Claims father linked to Kennedys; Washington Post proves he lied