Thursday, October 30th, 2014

Cruz, Obama vying with others for Lie of the Year

Who will win PolitiFact's Lie of the Year?
Who will win PolitiFact's Lie of the Year?

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.)