The Arizonan’s rivals pummel him for his statement in Florida Monday saying he believes “the fundamentals of our economy are strong” despite the day’s economic news. Watch video above.

Obama camp: Calls McCain “disturbingly out of touch with what’s going in the lives of ordinary Americans.” Statement here.

Biden: Says on the stump in Michigan, “I could walk from here to Lansing, and I wouldn’t run into a single person who thought our economy was doing well, unless I ran into John McCain.” Full remarks here.

McCain camp responds here.

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