Republicans Worried About McCain’s Lack Of Appeal Among Conservatives

By: Wednesday May 7, 2008 1:33 pm

Lost in the battle between Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton last night were some more jaw-dropping numbers on the Republican side of the ledger. During the last three primaries–Pennsylvania, Indiana and North Carolina–McCain has failed to break 80% when running against nobody. In other words, John McCain has been losing between a fifth and a quarter of Republicans to protest votes for Mike Huckabee, Ron Paul and “none of the above”


FDL Book Salon Welcomes Cliff Schecter

By: Wednesday April 23, 2008 12:00 pm

(Please welcome Cliff Schecter, author of The Real McCain in the comments — jh)

Cliff Schecter has long been the progressive’s dream — capable of going on Fox news without losing his cool or getting pwnd by some lame Republican, arguing from the Democratic side with intelligence, succinctness and passion. But with the publication of his new book, The Real McCain, he’s got John McCain on the run.

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