TITLE

McCain hanging on

AUTHOR(S)
Fortier, John
PUB. DATE
November 2007
SOURCE
Hill;11/28/2007, Vol. 14 Issue 140, p15
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The author comments on the performance showed by former senator John McCain who is running for 2008 U.S. presidency. According to the author, McCain was behind from front-runner status because he was a critic from the right of President George Bush on Iraq to advocate additional soldiers on the ground. The author added that McCain need not to win, but if he beats out other contenders it is because he is the heroic, straight-talking maverick.
ACCESSION #
27694623

 

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