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Sam Stein

In Book, Cheney Tries To Make One Head Explode: McCain's

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 10.30.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- There are many targets in Dick Cheney's new book, "In My Time." But one that the vice president seems to relish chiding -- time and agai...

Marcus Baram

Sarah Palin and John McCain's Courtship Detailed In Emails

HuffingtonPost.com | Marcus Baram | Posted 08.10.2011 | Politics

NEW YORK -- Long before the glory days of the Republican convention, the exultant crowds greeting them in venues across the country, the sniping and b...

F-Bomb Confidential: Meghan McCain, Sarah Palin and HBO's 'Game Change'

Geoffrey Dunn | Posted 06.06.2011 | Politics
Geoffrey Dunn

Meghan McCain is concerned that quite a bit more than what appeared about her in Game Change will find its way into the HBO film. Where might they find such dirt? Ironically, in McCain's own book, Dirty Sexy Politics.

Ryan Grim

McCain Mocks Own Campaign Finance Law In 'Ridiculous' Way

HuffingtonPost.com | Ryan Grim | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- John McCain's Senate campaign is directly coordinating with the candidacy of Arizona Republican House challenger Ruth McClung in apparen...

New John McCain Profile Reveals A Frustrated, Angry, Insecure Senator

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Not too long ago, Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) was considered the consummate maverick. A stubbornly principled politician who was willing to buck his pa...

Palin, McCain Rally In Arizona (VIDEO): GOP Is 'Party Of Hell No'

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

John McCain helped Sarah Palin launch her national political career two years ago. Now, she's trying to help McCain save his. The former running mates...

Jeb Bush Endorses John McCain In Arizona Senate Race

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

John McCain's (R-Ariz.) Senate re-election campaign got a boost Wednesday from former Florida Governor Jeb Bush, who endorsed the Arizona Republican. ...

Sam Stein

Obama To McCain: We Are Not Campaigning Anymore

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

After listening to a litany of complaints from Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) about the lack of transparency and backroom dealing in the health care refor...

Sam Stein

McCain Campaign Emails Contradict Palin's "Going Rogue"

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Sarah Palin's much-discussed book, "Going Rogue," hasn't even been officially released yet and already its accuracy is in question. The Huffington ...

McCain Senate Re-Election Race Already Getting Ugly

Dawn Teo | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Dawn Teo

Talk of a Hayworth-McCain primary began in mid November when a Rasmussen poll showed Hayworth to be in a statistical dead heat with McCain in a hypothetical race for senate.

McCain's Chief Strategist Defends Palin VP Choice

AP | ANDREW DeMILLO | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — A top adviser from John McCain's presidential campaign who has criticized Sarah Palin's odds as a 2012 presidential candidat...

Palin Lashes Out At The Media, Bloggers, And SNL Writers

Huffington Post | Sam Stein and Lila Shapiro | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

During the months that she served as the Republican Party's vice presidential candidate, Sarah Palin had what could best be described as an acrimoniou...

Tea Partier In Dead Heat With McCain Starts Fundraising For Potential Senate Race

Dawn Teo | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Dawn Teo

On Monday afternoon, Hayworth sent a fundraising plea to help pay off his legal bills on the premise that he may run against McCain.

McCain's Latest Palin Lie

Geoffrey Dunn | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Geoffrey Dunn

It's time for McCain to tell the truth about his campaign and, rather than blame his own failures on "the stock market crash," to accept responsibility for his lack of economic credibility and his selection of a running mate.

Sarah Palin "Going Rogue": Takes Aim At McCain Campaign, Steve Schmidt

Huffington Post | Sam Stein and Lila Shapiro | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Last month at a conference in Washington D.C., former McCain campaign manager Steve Schmidt was asked how he expected to be portrayed in Sarah Palin's...

"Daily Show" McCain Best Of Campaign Released (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy

The Daily Show revisits two presidential elections' worth of maverick highlights, from the Straight Talk Express to "That One." Watch: .cc_box a:hove...

Sam Stein

McCain Campaign Manager: Palin In 2012 Would Be Catastrophe for GOP

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

If Sarah Palin is her party's nominee for president in 2012 it will be a "catastrophic election" for the GOP, Sen. John McCain's 2008 campaign manager...

Joe Biden's Tears Remembered

Steven Petrow | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Steven Petrow

Weeks after Joe Biden's election to congress, his wife and daughter would perish and I would write a note of condolence. Though the letter is long gone, his response back to me has been kept for 36 years.

McCain Campaign Investigated Obama Birth Certificate Rumors

The Washington Independent | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

n the final months of the 2008 presidential race, Sen. John McCain's (R-Ariz.) campaign learned of a lawsuit filed in Pennsylvania that asked the stat...

Palin Clothing Complaint Dismissed By FEC

AP | SHARON THEIMER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

WASHINGTON — The Federal Election Commission has dismissed a complaint over the $150,000-plus designer wardrobe the Republican Party bought to o...

McCain's Hypothetical First 100 Days: Walter Shapiro

Politics Daily | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

If things had gone differently..... John McCain, the oldest first-term president in history, is proving as rambunctious and pugnacious as the youngest...

Pandering for Palin: SarahPAC Makes First Sales Pitch

Geoffrey Dunn | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Geoffrey Dunn

While personal and political controversies are muddying up Palin's political agenda in Alaska, the distant horizon of national politics looms ever so pristine -- and inviting.

GOP Recycling Failed McCain Campaign Tactics

The New Republic | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The Republican Party has been using a grab-bag of strategies to counter Obama's policies over the past month. They rail against the stimulus package f...

McCain Blogger: We Almost Kicked NYT Off Our Plane

CJR | Kate Klonick | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Michael Goldfarb was the McCain campaign's deputy communications director-cum-media bodyguard, tasked by McCain's high command with bullying the press...

McCain Campaign Pulls Out of Contiguous United States

Steve Young | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Steve Young

With polls showing Obama leading comfortably, the McCain campaign confirmed it was pulling staff and advertising out of the economically-distressed or...