Full-Scale Obama-McCain War Over Bailout Failure

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Stinging statement from Obama camp’s Bill Burton says the McCain camp’s “hyper-partisan” statement following the bill’s defeat is “exactly why the American people are disgusted with Washington.”

Read full statement here.

Earlier: Obama spokesman Sevugan circulates Swampland post suggesting McCain will take the hit for the bailout bill failure based on the fact he was poised to take the credit if it passed.

Comes after McCain senior aide blames Obama, Democrats for the bill’s failure, saying his rival “phoned it in” and put “politics ahead of country.” Read statement here.

Economic adviser Doug Holtz-Eakin holds media call to discuss bailout bill failure– listen to it here.

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