McCain Compares Obama to Jimmy Carter


In an interview on NBC’s “Nightly News” Monday, McCain hits back at his Democratic rival for comparing him to Bush by bringing up Carter because of his spending, tax proposals.

“Senator Obama says that I’m running for a Bush’s third terms. It seems to me he’s running for Jimmy Carter’s second.”

Also discusses the economic problems, energy crisis. Read full transcript here.

McCain will sit down with Bloomberg TV Tuesday.

Plus: CNBC will air Obama, McCain interviews in Tuesday night special at 8 pm ET. Read release here.

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