Interviewer: You said something a moment ago that I have to follow up on and I have to draw you out on. You said you don’t have to lie anymore now that you’re not a politician. What did you lie about when you were governor?Mr. Brown says he has a "plan" for California today. Is he lying? As it is most American's think politicians are lying when the give a speech anyway. Here's Mr. Brown admitting to have lied about his "plan" in the past.
Jerry Brown: It’s all a lie. You’re pretending there’s a plan…
Interviewer: What did you lie about?
Jerry Brown: You run for office and the assumption is “Oh, I know what to do”. You don’t. I didn’t have a plan for California. Clinton doesn’t have a plan. Bush doesn’t have a plan.
Interviewer: You said you had a plan for California and you lied because you didn’t have a plan?
Jerry Brown: You say you’re going to lower taxes, you’re going to put people to work, you’re gonna improve the schools, you’re going to stop crime… crime is up, schools are worse, taxes are higher. I mean be real!
Wednesday, October 27, 2010
Here's video of former California Governor, Jerry Brown admitting that he lied during his first campaign for governor in Califoria. If this isn't pertinent today then nothing is.