Billionaire gives Dem rep 'math' lesson after he accuses Trump of lying

By Daniel Walker | March 26, 2024

Dem rep accuses Trump of lying

Rep. Ted Lieu was criticized by Mark Cuban for claiming Donald Trump was lying about being a billionaire because he could not secure a $464 million appeal bond following a civil fraud judgment against him. 

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Cuban acknowledged not supporting Trump, but said Lieu was wrong to equate inability to pay the bond to lying about net worth, noting net worth differs from liquid assets.

'Can’t pay a $464 million'

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"Trump claims he is a billionaire. But he can’t pay a $464 million [judgment]," Lieu wrote. "That means he is lying. How do I know? Math."