Today’s Lib Dem leaflet lie comes from Jo Swinson herself, who has put out a generic leaflet across parts of the country that includes two quotes from the media:
“The Lib Dem fightback is real – and it’s changing everything” – Sky News, August 2019
“Lib Dems winning and on the up after by-election victory” – The Guardian, August 2019
It didn’t take long for people to check these quotes out and notice the Guardian quote was, in fact, a quote from Jo Swinson herself, which the Guardian had reported.
The political equivalent of money laundering…