Read every one of Trump’s lies since he became president

Meanwhile, Trump’s popularity continues to shrink, while the public’s mistrust in him continues to grow.


Last week, The New York Times published a compilation of every one of Trump’s lies since he was inaugurated in January.

The lies include things like, “Well, we are protecting pre-existing conditions. And it’ll be very good – bit as good on pre-existing conditions as Obamacare.” (Trump’s health care bill actually weakens protections for people with pre-existing conditions). And, “I wasn’t a fan of Iraq. I didn’t want to go into Iraq.” (Trump was actually for an invasion before he was against it).

Each lie is labeled with a date and short explanation. As the Times states, “Many Americans have become accustomed to President Trump’s lies. But as regular as they have become, the country should not allow itself to become numb to them.”

The media giant also provided color-coded calendars showing the days Trump told a lie vs. the days he didn’t. According to the Times, Trump told public lies or falsehoods every day for his first 40 days in office. “Since then, he has said something untrue on at least 74 of 113 days.” Trump’s longer periods of going without making untrue statements directly coincide with his vacations.

Meanwhile, Trump’s popularity continues to shrink, while the public’s mistrust in him continues to grow.

Read the full report, as well as every single lie, at The New York Times.


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Alexandra Jacobo is a dedicated progressive writer, activist, and mother with a deep-rooted passion for social justice and political engagement. Her journey into political activism began in 2011 at Zuccotti Park, where she supported the Occupy movement by distributing blankets to occupiers, marking the start of her earnest commitment to progressive causes. Driven by a desire to educate and inspire, Alexandra focuses her writing on a range of progressive issues, aiming to foster positive change both domestically and internationally. Her work is characterized by a strong commitment to community empowerment and a belief in the power of informed public action. As a mother, Alexandra brings a unique and personal perspective to her activism, understanding the importance of shaping a better world for future generations. Her writing not only highlights the challenges we face but also champions the potential for collective action to create a more equitable and sustainable world.