This page will always be a work in progress. This page contains links to articles that lay waste to Tea Party lies . . . and there are so many Tea Party lies, with new ones appearing daily, it’s tough to keep up with them.
Be that as it may, bookmark this page and visit often . . . I will add new Tea Party lies as I find them. The links listed below will open in a new page.
LIE: Viewers are leaving the NFL because of players “taking a knee”
LIE: Hillary Clinton sold 20% of America’s uranium to Russia.
- Facts about the UraniumOne deal — facts that you will not hear from Fox or the Republicans.
- What you need to know about the UraniumOne deal.
LIE: Obama was a dictator who ruled by Executive Order.
- IN FACT, it’s Trump who is ruling by EO — he’s on track to issue more than any previous president.
LIE: U.S. corporations pay the highest corporate tax rates in the world.
- Bullshit. Yes, the US corporate tax rate of 35% is the highest in the world. HOWEVER — because of loopholes, credits, and write-offs, the average corporation actually pays around 16%, one of the lowest in the world. One in five US corporations PAY NO CORPORATE INCOME TAX.
- This article is a bit dated — the information cuts off in 2014. Still, here’s a layout of the top 10 TeaPublican lies as of that time. Some of them continue, others have been replaced by more lies.
- In fact, the “Obamaphone” should be calle the “REAGANPHONE” — because the program was started under Reagan AND EXPANDED UNDER GEORGE W. BUSH.