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Mccain Lobbyist

Prebuttal: McCain's Reform Credentials Have Turned to Sand

David Donnelly | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
David Donnelly

The John McCain who fought for campaign finance reform in the past is not the same John McCain speaking tonight. Here's what he'll claim, and what the truth really is.

Hannity Freaks on McCain-Edwards Sex Link

Ari Melber | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Ari Melber

Sean Hannity lost control of himself and his show on Tuesday night, after co-host Alan Colmes compared John Edwards' infidelity to John McCain's affai...

Obama Rips Into McCain On Lobbyists (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

On Monday, The Huffington Post reported: Just twelve years ago, when [Sen. John] McCain was politically recuperating from his involvement in the Keat...

John McCain's Ethical Double Standards

Time | MICHAEL SCHERER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The U.S. senate is a lousy launching pad for sainthood, a place of compromise and backslaps, of hidden doors that lead to gilded rooms where the real ...

McCain Campaign Has 23 Telecom Lobbyists

USA Today | Matt Kelley | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Republican presidential candidate John McCain has condemned the influence of "special interest lobbyists," yet dozens of lobbyists have political and ...

Lobbyist To Run McCain's Hill Effort

Politico | Martin Kady II and Patrick O'Connor | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Presumptive Republican presidential candidate Sen. John McCain has engaged a leading GOP lobbyist to coordinate his message and travel schedule with c...

Democrats Debate Tonight...As McCain Scandal Continues

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Democrats Debate In Texas Tonight in Austin, Texas, Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton will go head-to-head in their penultimate debate before the March...

Sam Stein

Why Did The NYT Hold McCain-Lobbyist Story? | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

In the wake of revelations that Sen. John McCain had a close and perhaps romantic relationship with a telecommunications lobbyist, political observers...

Marc Cooper

McCain Lawyer's Long History Of Spin | Marc Cooper | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Beleagured GOP candidate John McCain's choice for personal lawyer in the emerging favors-for-lobbyist scandal, Bob Bennett, has a long record of defe...

Analysis: Story Could Undercut McCain

AP | LIZ SIDOTI | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — John McCain sought to minimize damage to his man-of-character image and his presidential hopes Thursday, vigorously denying and den...

John McCain Affair? Links To Female Lobbyist Exposed

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

** NEW UPDATES ** Media-Loving McCain Now Avoiding Press: Time magazine's Michael Sherer reports: In the wake of a scandalous New York Times story ...

NYT Executive Editor Bill Keller: "I Was Surprised" By Response To McCain Story

AP | SETH SUTEL | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

NEW YORK — A New York Times story examining John McCain's relationship with a female lobbyist eight years ago has thrust the newspaper itself in...

Tucker Carlson Would Notice If Vicki Iseman 'Wore A Thong'

Huffington Post | Nicholas Graham | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Tucker Carlson is convinced that this New York Times story making waves on the campaign trail has no legs. On MSNBC, anchor Norah O'Donnell asks Tuck...

Vicki Iseman's Bio Pulled From Web

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Within hours of the New York Times story going public, Vicki Iseman's bio was pulled from the web site of her firm, Alcade and Faye. We've captured a...

Former Paxson Exec Denies McCain Meeting

AP | LIZ SIDOTI | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — A former Paxson Communications president said Saturday he never met with John McCain about the Arizona senator writing letters to t...

Vicki Iseman Gets Advice From Gennifer Flowers

Huffington Post | Katharine Zaleski | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Gennifer Flowers came out today to remind everyone of her legacy in the pantheon of political scandals. She told the television show "Extra" that if ...

Vicki Iseman And Cindy McCain: Twins? Separated At Birth?

Huffington Post | Katharine Zaleski | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Senator John McCain is fighting accusations tonight from the New York Times that he had an affair with lobbyist Vicki Iseman. The Senator released a...

McCain: The 'Anti-Lobbyist' Who Works With Lobbyists

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Iseman Client Contradicts McCain Campaign On Meetings: The Washington Post reports: Broadcaster Lowell "Bud" Paxson today contradicted statements fro...

Meghan McCain Posts Blog On Vicki Iseman Scandal

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

John McCain's daughter Meghan wrote on her blog McCain Blogette a few hours after The New York Times released the report suggesting her father's infid...

Nico Pitney and Sam Stein

Vicki Iseman: Who Is McCain Scandal Figure? | Nico Pitney and Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

** MORE COVERAGE OF MCCAIN SCANDAL FALLOUT HERE ** On Wednesday night, an otherwise obscure telecommunications lobbyist by the name of Vicki Iseman w...

NYT Public Editor Faults McCain Story

New York Times | Clark Hoyt | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

BILL KELLER, the executive editor of The Times, said the article about John McCain that appeared in Thursday's paper was about a man nearly felled by ...