Politico says McCain will name his VP one day after Barack Obama accepts the Democratic nomination. McCain will hold a rally in Dayton, OH.
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Gov. Pawlenty campaigned in Wisconsin today on behalf of Republican John McCain. He was scheduled to attend two fundraisers in Madison and Milwaukee. He also talked energy policy at the University of Wisconsin in Madison. He held his news conference at UW’s Mechanical Engineering Building, which has a nuclear reactor in the basement. Stories here Read more →
The Fix goes through the winners and losers in Sunday’s VP Olympics. Virginia Gov. Tim Kaine won the gold. Indiana Sen. Evan Bayh won the silver and former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney won the bronze. Here’s what The Fix wrote about Bayh’s performance (he sat opposite Gov. Pawlenty on Face the Nation): SILVER: Sen. Evan Read more →
Minnesota Senator Norm Coleman says he understands why some of his colleagues have said they will skip next month’s Republican National Convention in St. Paul. North Carolina’s Elizabeth Dole and Alaska’s Ted Stevens lead a list of GOP Senators who’ve reportedly said they won’t attend the four-day event. Coleman says convention attendance is a simple Read more →
The publication TV Week is reporting that former Gov. Jesse Ventura is negotiations to host a court show. As television syndication companies this year seek high-profile names and show formats, Mr. Ventura, the former governor, actor, author and professional wrestler, is deep in negotiations with Twentieth Television to host a court show aimed at daytime Read more →
Fresh off his vacation, Democrat Barack Obama comes out firing. It was one day after The hug with McCain The New York Times says Republican John McCain wasn’t in his cone of silence. The McCain campaign pushes back against a similar NBC story. Politico says also McCain’s pure evil response regarding two mentally disabled women Read more →