POLITICS
05/30/2008 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

McCain VP Meeting: A Distraction From Medical Records

There's a new theory about McCain's (leaked) plan to meet with three possible vice-presidents this weekend at his home in Arizona:

He also plans to release health records this weekend, which are a big issue because he's 72, his age is a concern to many voters, he had a cancerous melanoma removed in 2000, his swollen cheek is a constant reminder of the surgery, and another old senator -- Ted Kennedy -- was just, out of nowhere, diagnosed with a brain tumor.

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