Originally posted 7 June 2008:
McCain representative Tucker Bounds:
Asked whether the views Mr. Holtz-Eakin imputed to Mr. McCain were inaccurate, Mr. Bounds did not repudiate the statement. But late Thursday Mr. Bounds called and said, ‘to the extent that the comments of members of our staff are misinterpreted, they shouldn’t be read into as anything otherwise.’
http://www.nytimes.com/2008/06/06/us/politics/06mccain.html. H/T to Glenn Greenwald.
I doubt that’ll be matched this decade.