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John McCain

Oops, McCain liked ACORN in 2006

October 16, 2008

Blogger Marc Ambinder digs up a pretty damning video, given McCain’s current line of attack on Barack Obama. In 2006, McCain told members of ACORN, UNITE HERE, SEIU, and PAW that they were “what makes America…

Pensacola and John McCain

October 6, 2008

“McCain reported to Pensacola in August 1958, having graduated 894th in a class of 899. He was raffish and rebellious, more interested in history than engineering. He elected aviation, something his father, a rising naval officer,…

Oops, McCain campaign mgr. paid by Freddie Mac

September 24, 2008

New York Times reports McCain campaign manager Rick Davis’s firm has been paid $15,000 a month from the end of 2005 through last month by Freddie Mac. On Sunday, John McCain claimed Davis had had no…

Why no anti-immigration talk?

September 16, 2008

For the first half of this year and much of last, illegal immigrants were a big issue for Republicans. Some believe Sheriff Wendell Hall can credit his raids on undocumented workers as one of the keys…

McCain Facebook page

September 14, 2008

John McCain has a Facebook page (here). Gender: Male Birthday: August 29, 1936 Political Views: Conservative Religious Views: North Phoenix Baptist Church Interests:Sports, Hiking, Fishing, Boxing, Basketball, Football, Baseball, History Favorite Movies: Viva Zapata, Letters From…

McCain/John Rich concert now free

July 30, 2008

The first press release for the GOP-sponsored John Rich (of Big & Rich) concert in Panama City on Friday would cost $10 per ticket. Now it’s free. According to the News Herald, Democrats have a lot…

McCain likes music, too

July 29, 2008

The big Internet myth being spread last week was that only reason Barack Obama had such a big crowd in Berlin (200,000 plus) was that there was a rock concert tied to it. Obama has had…

McCain not getting Bush dollars

July 7, 2008

St. Petersburg Times reports that of the top 55 George W. Bush donors only 20 have made big contributions to Sen. John McCain’s campaign. Is it the economy or a lack of love for McCain? Does…

McCain goes to church

July 7, 2008

Sen. John McCain went to church again on Sunday – his time with his wife. Expect more news coverage of McCain’s church attendance. He has got to win over the conservative Religious Right. Read this.…