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Phil Gramm Mental Recession

McCain's Head Games on Taxes

Ari Melber | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Ari Melber

Phil Gramm was not "off message." McCain's economic platform rests on the premise that the nation's economic challenges are minor and primarily psychological.

McCain Owes Us More Than Gramm's Resignation

Joe Cutbirth | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Joe Cutbirth

McCain wants us to put him in charge of the world's leading economy, but he is outsourcing his intellectual and philosophical responsibilities in that area. It seems to be part of who he is, just like Bush.

7 Days: Kerry on Obama, McCain, Iraq & Flip-Flopping with Huffington, Vanden Heuvel and Green

Mark Green | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Mark Green

John Kerry on Obama's platform: "People on our side of the fence have just got to wake up to realize that, you know, you're not going to agree with somebody one hundred percent of the time."

McCain's Phil Gramm is Worse than Obama's Rev. Wright

Rob Kall | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Rob Kall

You have a foolish, self-promoting pastor or you have an out of touch, let-them-eat cake, arrogant advisor and official surrogate and spokesperson who insults Americans. Which is worse?

McCain Surrogate On Gramm: "Most Americans Are Not Really Focused" On What We Say

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — A top economic surrogate for Republican presidential candidate John McCain doesn't think people are paying much attention to what p...

Phil Gramm Says He Was Misquoted -- But Won't Retract Comments

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

In an interview, McCain adviser Phil Gramm stands by his controversial comments about the economy: calling the recession "mental" and America a "natio...

McCain's Out-of-Touch Co-Chair Says U.S. is "a Nation of Whiners"

Gerald McEntee | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Gerald McEntee

Americans aren't whining. They are voicing their justified frustration with policies that put profits over people. They have had it with politicians who stand in the way of change.