McCain hits potential rival on campaign funding flap in Ohio parley with journos, calling Obama’s hesitation to embrace public financing “Washington doublespeak.” Read his comments here.
Campaign releases research on Obama’s campaign financing pledge.
Response from Obama spokesman Burton: “John McCain is in no place to question anyone on pledges when he abandoned the latest campaign finance reform efforts….”
For full statement and campaign research, click here.
Plus: Obama writes in USA Today op-ed that he would “aggressively pursue” a public financing agreement with McCain if he’s the nominee, though admits one won’t be reached overnight.