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msanthrope Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Sep-29-08 12:55 PM
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"McCain camp claims credit over bailout changes"--3 hours later, DOW Crashes/Bailout Crash---
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Time to make John McCain eat his words.....


McCain camp claims credit over bailout changes
3 hours ago

CHICAGO (AFP) John McCain's presidential campaign claimed credit as Congress readied Monday to vote on an emergency economic package, but Democrats said the Republican's last-ditch intervention had been no help.

Mitt Romney, McCain's erstwhile rival for the Republican nomination, said the deal on a Wall Street bailout worth up to 700 billion dollars would never have happened without the Arizona senator.

Speaking on NBC television, the former Massachusetts governor said "this bill would not have been agreed to had it not been for John McCain."

"That doesn't mean that he's the only guy doing that. And there many people ... who have been critical to it," Romney said.

"But, you know, this is a bipartisan accomplishment, a bipartisan success. And if people want to get something done in Washington, they just watch John McCain," he said.

more at link.....
http://afp.google.com/article/ALeqM5j7hIHOwVW6DK5Vg54Os...
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  -"McCain camp claims credit over bailout changes"--3 hours later, DOW Crashes/Bailout Crash--- pacoyogi  Sep-29-08 12:55 PM   #0 
  - That's going to leave a mark.  truthisfreedom   Sep-29-08 12:56 PM   #1 
  - Only if we don't let it go down the memory hole....I'm betting McCain  pacoyogi   Sep-29-08 12:57 PM   #2 
  - Anybody got video of this, I'm looking can't find...n/t  pacoyogi   Sep-29-08 01:00 PM   #3 
  - CNN aired it earlier today. It might be at their site  dgibby   Sep-29-08 05:31 PM   #10 
  - bumping my own post from this am--this needs to go viral////  pacoyogi   Sep-29-08 04:41 PM   #4 
  - K&R!  greenmutha   Sep-29-08 05:27 PM   #9 
  - More actual quotes from McCain taking credit...  pacoyogi   Sep-29-08 04:45 PM   #5 
  - "if people want to get something done in Washington, they just watch John McCain...  JBoy   Sep-29-08 04:51 PM   #6 
  - there is no way to measure the value of McCain's leadership  central scrutinizer   Sep-29-08 05:25 PM   #7 
     - Ha! I'm stealing that line to use on the repugs at work  mokawanis   Sep-29-08 05:40 PM   #11 
  - Maveric!  kenny blankenship   Sep-29-08 05:26 PM   #8 
 

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