Wisconsin Republican Gov. Scott Walker on Thursday known as Barack Obama “the most important liar of the world,” in reference to the previous Democratic president’s notorious declare that folks might hold their well being care plans beneath ObamaCare.
Walker, locked in a decent re-election battle with Democratic challenger Tony Evers, made the feedback throughout a marketing campaign speech in Waukesha with Home Speaker Paul Ryan at his aspect.
Referencing how Wisconsin Democrats introduced Obama in to rally voters final week, Walker talked about how Politifact in 2013 rated Obama’s declare about holding their well being care its “lie of the 12 months.”
“So, I assume if you happen to’re going to lie about well being care and pre-existing situations, you may as effectively carry within the largest liar of the world,” Walker stated.
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Video of Walker’s feedback had been posted on social media.
Campaigning in Wisconsin final week, Obama known as Walker a liar over his marketing campaign adverts on well being care.
“Your governor has been working an advert throughout election time saying he’s going to guard pre-existing situations when he’s actually doing the alternative,” Obama stated. “That’s some sort of gall. That’s some sort of chutzpah. However let’s additionally name it what it’s. It’s a lie.”
The Fox Information Gubernatorial Energy Rankings lists the Wisconsin governor’s race as “lean Democrat,” with most polls exhibiting Walker trailing. However a Marquette College Legislation Faculty Ballot launched Wednesday exhibits the competition at a lifeless warmth, with Walker and Evers tied at 47 p.c.