The article:

Cruz, Obama vying with others for Lie of the Year

By W. Gardner Selby
Published on Monday, December 2nd, 2013 at 3:49 p.m.

A claim by U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas is among 10 nominees for PolitiFact’s Lie of the Year, annually bestowed by editors and writers for PolitiFact in Washington, D.C.

Cruz, a Republican, said in August that President Barack Obama "just granted all of Congress an exception" to Obamacare. That’s False.

Two statements by Obama also have been nominated.

Read on--and vote for the Readers’ Choice award. (Nominations remain open, too.)

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Sources:

Story, "The 2013 Lie of the Year Finalists: Vote in the Readers' Poll," PolitiFact, Dec. 2, 2013

Researchers: Angie Drobnic Holan

Names in this article: Ted Cruz, Barack Obama

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