Trump's Spokesman Fudged Number Who Took Mass Tran. to Inauguration
Overview of this ControversyDate Originated:
January of 2017Categories: Sean Spicer
& Donald TrumpWhite House Press Secretary Sean Spicer lied about the number of people who took the DC Metro system for Donald Trump's inauguration during his first press conference with the White House press corps. Spicer claimed that 420,000 riders took the Metro to the inauguration, but the DC Metro reported that only 193,000 riders were reported using the transit system before Trump was sworn in.Source: http://www.politico.com/blogs/donald-trump-administration/2017/01/trumps-press-secretary-...