The fact-checkers at Politifact chose Mitt Romney’s alarmist attack ad alleging that Chrysler will move Jeep production to China as the “lie of the year.” Even the top five selections as voted on by readers were all from Republicans. Cenk Uygur says, “This what they do. This is who they are. They lie on a professional and mass scale.” Need more evidence? Look at Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder’s comments that passing so-called right to work legislation was not on his agenda. Cenk says, “They have to lie. Otherwise they wouldn’t win.”
TONIGHT at 7E/4P: Brett Erlich and Ben Mankiewicz join Cenk to talk about the congressional committee hearing about the IRS and Anthony Weiner's return to politics. Plus, Sen. Ginny Lyons aims to get corporate money out of politics.
- Michigan’s Gov. Rick Snyder, big business and wealthy GOPers have ruined our democracy
- Cenk on Fox News contributor who got punched during #RTW protests: ‘These guys are worried about their families, and you get in their face’
- A black woman receiving more employment opportunities when she lists herself as white is ‘proof that racism still exists in the job market’