Top Ten Least Honest U.S. Presidents

The Top Ten

Richard Nixon Richard Milhous Nixon was the 37th President of the United States from 1969 until his resignation in 1974, the only president to resign from office. He had previously served as the 36th Vice President of the United States from 1953 to 1961, and prior to that as a U.S. Representative and also Senator ...read more.

Nixon was the one that opened up our eyes to what bad deeds presidents were capable of, before that we generally trusted them. In the naked light of 2015, we now know that even his contemporary Lyndon Johnson was far more dishonest and corrupt, and modern-day politicians like Obama and Hillary Clinton make those old-time guys seem like middle-schoolers.

"Not a crook", he said.

yeah.

Barack Obama Barack Hussein Obama II served as the 44th president of the United States of America. He was elected in 2008 after serving in the Senate from 2005-08, beating John McCain and becoming the first African-American to be elected President of the United States. He was elected again in 2012, beating Mitt ...read more.

Even his lies had lies and one of the most anti-American administrations there has been.

I think Obama could have been a good president if he wasn't so stubborn but I don't think he has lied to us that much.

He was not even born to American parents, only one parent was American, and he was not born in America.

Barack Obama is cool!

No, he didn't. Many other countries had a recession in late 2007 and early 2008. It was inevitable that they would bounce back because the big banks didn't fail. - Rpemk

Donald Trump Donald John Trump (born June 14, 1946) is an American businessman, television personality, politician, and the 45th President of the United States. Born and raised in Queens, New York City, Trump received an economics degree from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania in 1968. In 1971, ...read more.

Why do you guys always have to add the most recent presidents to lists like this? Do you know nothing about U.S. history? - Rpemk

Because you don't have to wait until after the Presidency to see the many lies a President has says especially when the President is so blatant about his dishonesty I mean he will lie about the most stupidest things, things that anyone with an internet connection and a quick google search could fact check - germshep24

Every utterance out of his filthy mouth is a lie!

He has already turned into Obama Bush 2.0. That was fast.

How is he not number 1? Election is rigged!

Bill Clinton William Jefferson Clinton (Born August 19th 1946) is an American politician who was the 42nd President of the United States. He previously served as governor of Arkansas. He became president after unseating incumbent president George H.W. Bush in 1992. He was re-elected in 1996 after defeating Senator ...read more.
James Buchanan James Buchanan, Jr. was the 15th President of the United States, serving immediately prior to the American Civil War.
George H.W. Bush George Herbert Walker Bush (June 12, 1924 - November 30, 2018) was an American politician who served as the 41st President of the United States from 1989 to 1993. Prior to assuming the presidency, Bush served as the 43rd Vice President of the United States under Ronald Reagan from 1981 to 1989.
Andrew Jackson Andrew Jackson was an American statesman who served as the seventh President of the United States from 1829 to 1837 . He was born near the end of the colonial era, somewhere near the then-unmarked border between North and South Carolina, into a recently immigrated Scots-Irish farming family of relatively ...read more.
Calvin Coolidge John Calvin Coolidge Jr. was an American politician and the 30th President of the United States. A Republican lawyer from New England, born in Vermont, Coolidge worked his way up the ladder of Massachusetts state politics, eventually becoming governor.
George W Bush George Walker Bush is an American politician who served as the 43rd President of the United States from 2001 to 2009 and 46th Governor of Texas from 1995 to 2000. The eldest son of Barbara and George H. W.

He did 911 and the cushcush

Lyndon Johnson Lyndon Baines Johnson, often referred to as LBJ, was the 36th President of the United States from 1963 to 1969, assuming the office after serving as the 37th Vice President of the United States under President John F. Kennedy. He helped many Americans with the Civil Rights Act, although many Americans ...read more.

The Gulf of Tonkin Incident changed the entire course of history for the USA, causing it to get deeply involved and mired up in Viet Nam, and it never happened, Johnson made the whole thing up.

The Contenders

William Henry Harrison William Henry Harrison was an American statesman who served as the 9th President of the United States from March 4, 1841 until his death on April 4, 1841. The cause of death of William Henry Harrison was pneumonia, after a cold and wet inauguration.

He lied about how he thought he could survive in rain without a coat. But since he was so old, at the age of 68, he caught pneumonia and died - TheAwesomeDude54

I honestly don't get it. He was only president for a MONTH. - IcetailofWishClan

Zachary Taylor Zachary Taylor was the 12th President of the United States, serving from March 1849 until his death in July 1850. Before his presidency, Taylor was a career officer in the United States Army, rising to the rank of major general.
Warren G. Harding Warren Gamaliel Harding was the 29th President of the United States, serving from March 4, 1921 until his death in 1923.
Ulysses S. Grant Ulysses S. Grant was an American soldier and statesman who served as Commanding General of the Army and the 18th President of the United States, the highest positions in the military and the government of the United States.
Ronald Reagan Ronald Wilson Reagan (1911-2004) was an American politician and actor who was 40th President of the United States from 1981 to 1989 . Prior to his presidency, he was the 33rd Governor of California from 1967 to 1975, following a career as a Hollywood actor and union leader until his death in 2004

Iran-Contra affair? I can't think of anything else he lied about. - Rpemk

Thoughtless and self serving. Unfit for the job.

Garbage!

John F. Kennedy John Fitzgerald Kennedy (May 29th, 1917-November 22, 1963) commonly referred to by his initials JFK, was an American politician who served as the 35th President of the United States from January 1961 until his assassination. The Cuban Missile Crisis, The Bay of Pigs Invasion, the Nuclear Test Ban Treaty, ...read more.
Woodrow Wilson Thomas Woodrow Wilson was an American politician and academic who served as the 28th President of the United States from 1913 to 1921. Born in Staunton, Virginia, he spent his early years in Augusta, Georgia and Columbia, South Carolina.
Gerald Ford Gerald Rudolph Ford Jr. was an American politician who served as the 38th President of the United States from August 1974 to January 1977.
Abraham Lincoln Abraham Lincoln was the 16th President of the United States, serving from March 1861 until his assassination in April 1865. Lincoln led the United States its bloodiest war and its greatest moral, constitutional, and political crisis.
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