Exposing Rob FordPosted: November 19, 2013
This, I’m sure, will become a daily post – there are so many lies and half-truths that it’s hard to keep track. But since Rob and Doug Ford seem to believe that the more you tell a lie the more true it becomes, a big fat reality check is needed on the garbage they spew.
Today’s Rob Ford lie:
Ford told media outlets that he was elected with the largest majority in history.
Here’s the truth:
It’s a whopper of a lie! Rob Ford was elected with 47% of the vote. This means that he did not actually get a majority. The majority of Torontonians voted against Ford.
In the last 60 years of mayoral races in Toronto, the following people did better – and had a stronger mandate – than Rob Ford:
Hiram E. McCallum
And there is the truth about this Rob Ford lie.