Can Hillary Overcome the ‘Liar’ Factor?
Hillary Clinton tried a new tactic this week when answering questions about her use of a private email account as secretary of state.
She took responsibility and admitted she was at fault. As she campaigned in Iowa, Clinton flatly said, “It clearly wasn’t the best choice.” On Thursday, the reason for the change in tone came into sharper focus with a stunning new poll illustrating the extent to which voters don’t trust her to tell the truth.
According to Politico, the numbers in a new Quinnipiac University poll are striking: More than three-in-five voters–or 61 percent–think Clinton isn’t honest and trustworthy. When voters were asked the first word that came to their mind about Clinton, the number one response was ‘liar’. Then came ‘dishonest”