The Campaign Spot

Spending Freeze? Who Said Spending Freeze?

When Obama says his liberal voting record is from opposing George Bush’s wrongheaded policies, the lines on the bottom of the screen diverge. Democrats love it, Republicans and Independents hate it.
Lehrer seems mildly exasperated about nobody and McCain suddenly comes up with a spending freeze for everything except defense, veterans affairs, and entitlements.

Obama says that’s using a meat cleaver when you can use a scalpel.
The Republicans love the nuclear power and offshore drilling. Independents get kinda “meh.”


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