political party* when he had indeed been a member for more than six years** (and she neglected to say that she was a supporter of that party as a video *** that she had produced clearly proved)...she lied about being vindicated of all wrong doing in her Troopergate ruling when the bi-partisan commission charged with the investigation had found her guilty. Her fans said she was honest because she said that she was; they ignored the reality.
Is Paul Ryan using the same formula for his VP run? He says that he only speaks the hard truth then lies to make his points. Will Republicans blindly defend him because he says that he's honest even when caught in lies. Will his supporters defend him for no other reason than partisan loyalty?
Does the truth no longer have a place in US politics?
US election 2012: Paul Ryan attacked for 'lies' about Obama
Paul Ryan was facing a backlash on Thursday as critics seized on a number of distortions and factual inaccuracies scattered throughout his speech to the Republican convention.By Raf Sanchez,
The President did ignore the commission's findings but so did Mr Ryan. The congressman served as a member of the committee but refused to endorse its final report and blocked its recommendations from being voted on by Congress.
Read it at the Telegraph: