Arianna Huffington: McCain's reached 'Dick-Cheneyian levels of disconnect'
David Edwards and Mike Sheehan
Friday January 5, 2007
As President Bush reportedly prepares to announce an additional 20,000 troops for Iraq, John McCain looks to move further right. The Arizona senator and potential 2008 GOP frontrunner for the White House wants a larger "sustained" ground force, as he indicated in a speech today.
Appearing on MSNBC's Countdown, Arianna Huffington of The Huffington Post tells Keith Olbermann that "[McCain] really has reached Dick-Cheneyian levels of disconnect."
She says of McCain, "What happened to that independent, inspiring politician, whose every speech ... is going more and more off the rails?"
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