Obama Ad: Lobbyists Will Run McCain White House

10/15/2008 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011
  • The Huffington Post

Barack Obama has a second ad out targeting John McCain's habit of hiring lobbyists. This spot focuses on Bill Timmons, the man McCain tapped to plan his White House transition, a "super lobbyist" who lobbies for credit card and oil companies. Watch:


BARACK: I'm Barack Obama and I approved this message.

ANNCR: His campaign is run by lobbyists.

Now we find out McCain's White House will be lobbyist-run too.

McCain just picked a Washington super lobbyist to plan his administration.

A "consummate insider" who lobbies for oil companies. The credit card industry.

Special interests rigging the system

Pushing Bush economics

Corporate special interests rigging the system against hard working Americans...pushing failed Bush economics. Does that sound like change
to you?

We just can't afford more of the same