“[Sarah Palin] knows more about energy than probably anyone else in the United States of America. … And, uh, she also happens to represent, be governor of a state that’s right next to Russia.” –after being asked about Sarah Palin’s foreign policy experience, interview with WCSH-6, Portland, OR, Sept. 12, 2008
Category Archives: McCainisms
” I don’t care about an old washed-up terrorist…” (McCain at the third presidential debate)
“You’ve stumped me.” ~ (3/1607) when asked if he believes contraceptives prevent HIV.
“I think we are better off overall if you look at the entire eight-year period, when you look at the millions of jobs that have been created, the improvement in the economy, et cetera.” at the GOP debates 1/30/08, when asked if our economy has been better off under bush.
“Opening up the health insurance market to more vigorous nationwide competition, as we have done over the last decade in banking, would provide more choices of innovative products less burdened by the worst excesses of state-based regulation.” –in the Sept./Oct. issue of Contingencies
“She’s a partner and a soul-mate.” –on his vice presidential pick, Sarah Palin, whom he had met only once before offering her the job, “FOX News Sunday” interview, Aug. 31, 2008