deceptive; tending to mislead
to lead or guide wrongly; lead astray.
to lead into error of conduct, thought, or judgment.
to be misleading; tend to deceive:
Misleading comes from before 1050; Middle English misleden, Old English mislǣdan.
When we do not tell the truth we are liars
However when Politicians do not tell the truth they are merely misleading.
The management and control of Language is an essential element of Democracy and Freedom.
In a world of fake news and downright mendacity, lying to parliament may seem like just another day in politics.