Rob Ford: A timeline of denials

Toronto Mayor Rob Ford was first elected to city council in 2000 and since then has had to deny a number of allegations - everything from calling a fellow councillor a racist name to being drunk at a Leafs game to smoking crack cocaine. Here is a timeline of his denials.

Toronto Mayor Rob Ford says he did nothing wrong in connection to a controversy over rerouted TTC buses.
Ford bus controversy
Toronto Mayor Rob Ford says he did nothing wrong in connection to a controversy over rerouted TTC buses.
<b>March 10, 2013: </b><em>"I don't even want to waste my time anymore on this. This is not true. ...I've always said, I don't know if she's playing with a full deck from the first time I met her, and I told her that that night.</em>" - Rob Ford denies that he grabbed former opponent Sarah Thomson's ass after a night of drinking at a party held by a Jewish political group.
8. Rob Ford denies grabbing Sarah Thomson's ass
March 10, 2013: "I don't even want to waste my time anymore on this. This is not true. ...I've always said, I don't know if she's playing with a full deck from the first time I met her, and I told her that that night." - Rob Ford denies that he grabbed former opponent Sarah Thomson's ass after a night of drinking at a party held by a Jewish political group.
Toronto Mayor Rob Ford and members of council are continuing debate on the city’s 2013 budget on Wednesday.
Toronto Mayor Rob Ford and members of council are continuing debate on the city’s 2013 budget on Wednesday.
Toronto Mayor Rob Ford and members of council are continuing debate on the city’s 2013 budget on Wednesday.
<b>May 26, 2013:</b> <em>"There is no video, so that's all I can say. You can't comment on something that doesn't exist.</em>" - Rob Ford denies a video exists after Gawker claims there is one of him smoking crack up for sale.
12. Rob Ford denies there is a crack video
May 26, 2013: "There is no video, so that's all I can say. You can't comment on something that doesn't exist." - Rob Ford denies a video exists after Gawker claims there is one of him smoking crack up for sale.
Toronto Mayor Rob Ford says he did nothing wrong in connection to a controversy over rerouted TTC buses.
Ford bus controversy
Toronto Mayor Rob Ford says he did nothing wrong in connection to a controversy over rerouted TTC buses.
<b>March 10, 2013: </b><em>"I don't even want to waste my time anymore on this. This is not true. ...I've always said, I don't know if she's playing with a full deck from the first time I met her, and I told her that that night.</em>" - Rob Ford denies that he grabbed former opponent Sarah Thomson's ass after a night of drinking at a party held by a Jewish political group.
8. Rob Ford denies grabbing Sarah Thomson's ass
March 10, 2013: "I don't even want to waste my time anymore on this. This is not true. ...I've always said, I don't know if she's playing with a full deck from the first time I met her, and I told her that that night." - Rob Ford denies that he grabbed former opponent Sarah Thomson's ass after a night of drinking at a party held by a Jewish political group.
Toronto Mayor Rob Ford and members of council are continuing debate on the city’s 2013 budget on Wednesday.
Toronto Mayor Rob Ford and members of council are continuing debate on the city’s 2013 budget on Wednesday.
Toronto Mayor Rob Ford and members of council are continuing debate on the city’s 2013 budget on Wednesday.
<b>May 26, 2013:</b> <em>"There is no video, so that's all I can say. You can't comment on something that doesn't exist.</em>" - Rob Ford denies a video exists after Gawker claims there is one of him smoking crack up for sale.
12. Rob Ford denies there is a crack video
May 26, 2013: "There is no video, so that's all I can say. You can't comment on something that doesn't exist." - Rob Ford denies a video exists after Gawker claims there is one of him smoking crack up for sale.
Toronto Mayor Rob Ford and members of council are continuing debate on the city’s 2013 budget on Wednesday.
Toronto Mayor Rob Ford and members of council are continuing debate on the city’s 2013 budget on Wednesday.
Toronto Mayor Rob Ford and members of council are continuing debate on the city’s 2013 budget on Wednesday.
<b>May 26, 2013:</b> <em>"There is no video, so that's all I can say. You can't comment on something that doesn't exist.</em>" - Rob Ford denies a video exists after Gawker claims there is one of him smoking crack up for sale.
12. Rob Ford denies there is a crack video
May 26, 2013: "There is no video, so that's all I can say. You can't comment on something that doesn't exist." - Rob Ford denies a video exists after Gawker claims there is one of him smoking crack up for sale.

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