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John Mccain Debate

John McCain: Don't Expect Any Debate Surprises

AP | Posted 09.30.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Sen. John McCain says not to expect any surprises in this week's first presidential debate because the televised confrontations nowadays...

Get Your War On: Debate (VIDEO)

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy

The GYWO guys debate over the debate. ...

Palin Suspends Vice Presidential Campaign: Rushes Back to Alaska to Keep an Eye on Russia

Steve Young | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Steve Young

"Governor Palin believes that geography is more important than politics," said McCain campaign spokesman, Tucker Bounds.

It's Going to Take a Lot More Than Joe the Plumber

Mary Lyon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Mary Lyon

I'd still like to like John McCain, especially since I once did - to some degree anyway. But with every day on this marathon, in every speech, and every debate, I'm less motivated to do so.

Undecided Voters Laughed At (Not With) McCain

Time | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

In politics it is generally not considered a good sign when voters are laughing at you, not with you. And by the end of the third and last presidentia...

Sam Stein

Final Presidential Debate: Obama Says He's Ready For Ayers

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Honoring the pre-debate tradition, Barack Obama's campaign is out with a memo on Wednesday raising the expectations for John McCain to ungodly heights...

Presidential Debate Preview: McCain Says He'll "Whip" Obama's "You-Know-What"

Huffington Post | Katharine Zaleski | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

***Click here for complete coverage of tonight's debate*** Tonight is the third and final presidential debate, and the stakes are highest for John Mc...

Final Debate Moderator Schieffer Loves McCain (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post | Rachel Weiner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Final debate moderator Bob Schieffer is a longtime John McCain fan, as this video from the Jed Report shows: ...

McCain: At Wednesday's Debate I Plan To Bring Up Ayers

Katharine Zaleski | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Taegan Goddard reports that John McCain confirmed this morning he would try to bring up William Ayers at Wednesday's debate. McCain appeared to blame ...

McCain's Desperate Smears Signal His Failure as a Leader Under Pressure

Mitchell Bard | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Mitchell Bard

McCain's decision to personally smear Obama with lies and distortions should go down in history as the final nail in his political coffin.

McCain Camp Hands Out Anti-Obama Cufflinks

Reuters | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Good or bad, you can't accuse the John McCain campaign of not having a sense of humor. The Republican presidential candidate's staff handed out cuffl...

Withholding Sarah Palin is Not Transparency

Josh Brusin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Josh Brusin

Campaign after campaign, year after year, accountability, responsibility, transparency are recited no matter which party is speaking. This year is no ...

McCain Debate Prep At Arizona Resort Hotel

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

SEDONA, Ariz. — Republican presidential candidate John McCain is spending Saturday at a resort hotel in Sedona, Ariz., preparing for his second ...

McCain "Disappointed" That Debate Called A Tie

Reuters | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Republican White House hopeful John McCain, fresh from his first debate with Democratic rival Barack Obama in Mississippi, expressed regret on Saturda...

McCain: Deregulating Reality or Campaign by Anecdote

Sherman Yellen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Sherman Yellen

I worried that the American public had been so seduced over the past eight years by self-serving stories -- rather than practical realities -- that the storyteller would always win the day.

Why So Many Pundits Wrongly Scored the Debate 'Even'

Greg Mitchell | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Greg Mitchell

My feeling is that the Couric interview might have done for McCain what the first Nixon-Kennedy debate did for Nixon in 1960 -- a true watershed moment.

Thomas B. Edsall

McCain Seeks To Regain The Offensive

HuffingtonPost.com | Thomas B. Edsall | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

John McCain, losing ground as the economic crisis deepens, sought today to beat Barack Obama to the punch by suspending his campaign, postponing Frida...

McCain Requests to Cancel Friday's Debate. Is he an Unstable Single Track Man in A Multiple Track World?

Rob Kall | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Rob Kall

McCain seems willing to pull these "let's not be partisan" moments when it is convenient. Does this show that McCain can't handle dealing with more than one issue, one crisis at a time?

Tales of the Subprime: Troubled Asset on a Bender

Karen Dalton-Beninato | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago
Karen Dalton-Beninato

"Can I see some ID?" "Don't have any," said the faded manila folder listing toward a bottle of Jack Daniels. "Proof of income?" the bartender asked ...