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Rush on McCain Today

A humble call for straight talk from a Florida voter:

 

I want to hear from Senator McCain as a Republican primary voter his manmade global warming thoughts, his record, and what he intends to do to fix manmade global warming.  I want to hear from Senator McCain on his opposition to tax cuts.  I want to hear the domestic side, and I would hope that he would speak loudly and openly and honestly about his domestic record, not spin it, certainly not deny it, but give Republican voters in Florida some straight talk on the record.  He can surround himself with the Schwarzkopf and the generals and so forth and the POW stuff, which we all admire and respect.  But, you know, you owe it to the electorate to start talking honestly and openly about your complete public record rather than cherry-picking what you want to say to different audiences in different places.  Talk about how proud you are of your service in the Senate, leading the Gang of 14, campaign finance reform, voting against two major tax cuts.  Those tax cuts would help millions of businesses and employees, spurt economic growth.  I would like to hear of your proud alliance with Ted Kennedy, John Edwards, Senator Lieberman on global warming, and others.  I’m a Republican primary voter.  I would like to hear some straight talk on those issues. 

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