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The Truth and Ted Yoho

Like he did back during his Amway days, Ted Yoho will tell you what you want to hear in order to sell something, but the product he’s selling is often something different than he promised. Here are some examples of Yoho misrepresenting the truth…and us.

What Yoho said: “The national debt creates a climate of confusion and an environment of uncertainty for hardworking Americans, and it is a growing threat to our national security.”

And on Yoho’s website, you can find a National Debt Clock. So why on earth did he vote for a tax cut bill that will increase the debt by $1.5 trillion and whose benefits go mostly to the already rich? Maybe we just answered our own question. And tax cuts have never paid for themselves through increased tax revenue. Ever. They didn’t under Reagan. They didn’t under W. They won’t under Trump. Read more