McCain is working it -- politics first. McCain hoped to delay the debate, stating that the bailout was more important. Obama says he can do both.
Former republican congressman, Mickey Edwards, had this to say:
Oh, brother. What idiot came up with this stunt?
It ranks somewhere on the stupidity scale between plain silly and numbingly desperate. McCain and Obama are both members of the senate and they're both able to help craft a solution if they wish to do so without putting the presidential campaign on hold; after all, I’m sure congressional leaders would be willing to accept their calls if they have some important insights to impart. read more