[Rushtalk] Mccain admits he is a liberal

John Quayle blueoval57 at verizon.net
Fri May 25 08:50:09 MDT 2018


/*I cannot, for the life of me, fathom how a man can go through the 
torture he endured in Viet Nam, yet return home and sell out his 
country. That simply mystifies me. */


On 5/24/2018 8:51 PM, Steven Laib wrote:
> He probably regrets it because Palin isn’t a closet leftist.
>
> On May 24, 2018, at 8:30 AM, Carl Spitzer {C Juno} <cwsiv at juno.com 
> <mailto:cwsiv at juno.com>> wrote:
>
>> EXCLUSIVE: That's not what he told me! Sarah Palin says hearing John 
>> McCain say he regrets picking her as his running mate in 2008 is a 
>> 'perpetual gut-punch' – and claims he's told her the opposite
>>
>> By David Martosko, U.s. Political Editor For Dailymail.com 
>> <http://www.dailymail.co.uk/home/searchhtml?s=&authornamef=David+Martosko,+U.s.+Political+Editor+For+Dailymail.com>
>>
>> Published: 16:05 EDT, 10 May 2018 | Updated: 14:13 EDT, 11 May 2018
>>
>>
>> Former Republican 
>> <http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/republicans/index.html> 
>> vice-presidential candidate Sarah Palin says hearing that Sen. John 
>> McCain now regrets choosing her as his 2008 running mate is 'like a 
>> perpetual gut-punch' every time she hears about it.
>>
>> And the latest verdict from the ailing 81-year-old Arizona 
>> Republican, she said, is perplexing because McCain has told her very 
>> different things over and over in person.
>>
>> 'That's not what Sen. McCain has told me all these years, as he's 
>> apologized to me repeatedly for the people who ran his campaign – 
>> some who now staff MSNBC, the newsroom there, which tells you a lot,' 
>> Palin said.
>>
>> Hearing the opposite on TV, she said, was unnerving.
>>
>> 'It's not a real fun thing that part of my job is the requirement – 
>> is having to read the news every day,' Palin lamented.
>>
>> The onetime Alaska governor spoke to DailyMail.com 
>> <http://DailyMail.com> in Washington before headlining a fundraising 
>> event for a Trump-friendly political action committee.
>>
>>
>> Senator John McCain revealed in his new book that he regrets picking 
>> former Alaska Governor Sarah Palin as his running mate. Above the two 
>> are seen at a campaign rally in Dayton, Ohio, in August 2008
>>
>>
>> Palin tells DailyMail.com that McCain (pictured during their defeat 
>> on election night) has shown a different attitude towards her since 
>> the failed campaign and has even apologized' repeatedly' for her 
>> treatment at the hands of the Republican Party Palin tells 
>> DailyMail.com that McCain (pictured during their defeat on election 
>> night) has shown a different attitude towards her since the failed 
>> campaign and has even apologized' repeatedly' for her treatment at 
>> the hands of the Republican Party Palin tells DailyMail.com 
>> <http://DailyMail.com> that McCain (pictured during their defeat on 
>> election night) has shown a different attitude towards her since the 
>> failed campaign and has even apologized 'repeatedly' for her 
>> treatment at the hands of the Republican Party
>>
>>
>>
>> The New York Times 
>> <https://www.nytimes.com/2018/05/05/us/politics/john-mccain-arizona.html> 
>> revealed earlier this week that McCain wrote in his new book, The 
>> Restless Wave, that he regretted choosing Palin as his running mate 
>> and wanted Connecticut Senator Joseph Lieberman as his VP instead.
>>
>> Palin said it's possible that McCain himself doesn't believe she was 
>> a drag on his White House aspirations a decade ago, but that 
>> hangers-on in his inner circle could be presuming to speak for him.
>>
>> 'I attribute a lot of what we're hearing and reading regarding 
>> McCain's statements to his ghostwriter or ghostwriters,' she explained.
>>
>> 'I don't know all the details of his condition right now. It happens 
>> to me also where people speak for me and a bell is rung, and you 
>> can't un-ring the bell.'
>>
>> 'I don't know unless I heard it from Sen. McCain myself,' she said.
>>
>> McCain's recurring apology for her treatment at the hands of the 
>> Republican Party elites who turned their noses up at her 'going 
>> rogue' style, she insisted, 'has almost been a running joke between 
>> the two of us over these years.'
>>
>> 'I stop him all the time and say, "Please don't apologize."
>>
>> There's nothing to apologize for anyway, Palin said, since former 
>> president Barack Obama's victory over her and McCain was basically 
>> written in the stars.
>>
>> 'There were elements of a perfect storm for Barack Obama to have been 
>> elected. It worked out the way that it was supposed to work out,' she 
>> said.
>>
>> McCain-Lieberman 2008: The senator admitted that he wished he has 
>> picked Connecticut Senator Joseph Lieberman instead (right) but was 
>> advised against itMcCain-Lieberman 2008: The senator admitted that he 
>> wished he has picked Connecticut Senator Joseph Lieberman instead 
>> (right) but was advised against itConnecticut Senator Joseph 
>> LiebermanConnecticut Senator Joseph Lieberman
>> McCain-Lieberman 2008: The senator admitted that he wished he has 
>> picked Connecticut Senator Joseph Lieberman instead (right) but was 
>> advised against it
>>
>>
>> McCain's documentary and book are due to be released this month as he 
>> battles an aggressive form of brain cancer. He is pictured above 
>> after voting on a Senate tax bill in November 2017McCain's 
>> documentary and book are due to be released this month as he battles 
>> an aggressive form of brain cancer. He is pictured above after voting 
>> on a Senate tax bill in November 2017McCain's documentary and book 
>> are due to be released this month as he battles an aggressive form of 
>> brain cancer. He is pictured above after voting on a Senate tax bill 
>> in November 2017
>>
>>
>> That's because the Obama years 'opened a lot of people's eyes to the 
>> trajectory of our country,' she said, hastening the Trump era into place.
>>
>> Palin took issue with the way President Trump has treated McCain, a 
>> war hero who was tortured for years in North Vietnam after his plane 
>> was shot down – and famously refused to accept an early release 
>> unless the men he commanded were allowed to come out of the infamous 
>> 'Hanoi Hilton' with him.
>>
>> Trump has hurled a steady stream of disparagement in McCain's 
>> direction since early in the 2016 campaign season, once saying in 
>> Iowa that the senator shouldn't be considered a war hero 'because he 
>> was captured.'
>>
>>
>>
>> Share At first Palin said she was 'frustrated' with Trump for not 
>> having a lighter touch with McCain.
>>
>> Then she stopped and said a better word would be 'disappointment' 
>> because Trump has been 'disparaging Sen. McCain – his record, his 
>> history as a veteran – when we don't know all the details of all 
>> those years that Sen. McCain made sacrifices for this country as a POW.'
>>
>> While she defended McCain's honor, Palin had choice words for one of 
>> his more memorable votes on the Senate floor.
>>
>> McCain's book will be released on May 22, 2018McCain's book will be 
>> released on May 22, 2018McCain's book will be released on May 22, 2018
>>
>>
>> The famously plainspoken Palin didn't dispute that she disagreed with 
>> McCain for enraging the president by casting a 'no' vote last year 
>> and killing a bill aimed at repealing the Affordable Care Act.
>>
>> Obamacare is 'still on the books after all the promises that the GOP 
>> would repeal [it],' she vented, ultimately allowing that 'it's not 
>> all on Sen. McCain's shoulders' because plenty of Democrats became 
>> 'obstructionists' over the high-stakes legislative episode.
>>
>> Asked if McCain should have voted yes,' Palin didn't blink.
>>
>> 'I wish that he would have,' she said. 'And Sen. McCain and I, at 
>> least in the past, had a good enough relationship where if I had the 
>> opportunity, I would have told him that.'
>>
>> McCain, who is battling brain cancer, has already said he won't run 
>> for re-election again.
>>
>> Palin told DailyMail.com <http://DailyMail.com> that she will 'choose 
>> to remember the good times with him' even though he appears to have 
>> turned on her.
>>
>> 'In spite of everything that has erupted in these past days with his 
>> spokesperson – or perhaps he himself – saying that he regrets that 
>> they chose me to run on their ticket,' she said, 'despite all that, 
>> he has been my friend.'
>>
>>
>> http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-5715425/Sarah-Palin-calls-John-McCains-comments-perpetual-gut-punch.html
>>
>>
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