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John Mccain Bailout

Lieberman: We Need To Pass Bailout Because "It Will Be Good For John McCain"

Think Progress | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

On Fox News today, Sen. Joe Lieberman (I-CT) discussed the downturn in Sen. John McCain's presidential prospects, saying McCain "is behind now because...

Machiavellian, Again

Bill Marovitz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Bill Marovitz

If I were a McCain strategist, I would find any excuse to keep the bailout proposal from passing and send panic throughout the markets. Then, I would have my favorite presidential candidate ride in, dressed like a white knight.

Obama To Vote On Bailout Package, McCain Says He Hopes To

AP | CHARLES BABINGTON | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — The house always wins, gamblers are warned, and the U.S. House made John McCain pay Monday for his politically risky, high-profile ...

Frank Rich: McCain Would Take Country Down To Win White House

NY Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

What we learned last week is that the man who always puts his "country first" will take the country down with him if that's what it takes to get to th...

Chuck Schumer: "Tell Sen. McCain To Get Out Of Town"

MSNBC | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

During a speech on the Senate floor this morning, Sen. Chuck Schumer (D) urged President Bush to "respectfully tell Sen. McCain to get out of town. He...

House GOP Aides: McCain "Not Familiar With The Details" Of Bailout

Think Progress | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Bailout negotiations "dissolved into a verbal brawl" at the White House yesterday, as some House Republicans, led by Eric Cantor (R-VA), said they wou...

Bush Tries To Bail Out McCain

Chicago Tribune | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Talk about bail-outs. John McCain had just made one of the riskiest, and perhaps costliest, moves of his presidential campaign, in attempting to bai...

McCain's Bailout Vote Crucial, Party Leaders Say

ABC News | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

If Republican presidential candidate Sen. John McCain doesn't vote for the Bush administration's $700 billion economic bailout plan, some Republican a...

Sam Stein

Lines Drawn In Bailout Battle: Consensus Shifts Against White House | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Days after Treasury Secretary Hank Paulson rolled out a huge financial market bailout proposal to positive reviews, the battle lines across the politi...