American History Lesson, Keating Edition

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McCain attorney John Dowd attempts to set the record straight on McCain and the Keating Five scandal in a media call.

Describes his former relationship with Charles Keating as “social friends,” calls situation a “classic political smear-job on John.”

Thinks that the committee went too far in suggesting that McCain’s intervention with regulators was poor judgment.

McCain aide Brian Rogers tries to move conversation back to Ayers, accuses Obama of not acting honorably in describing his relationship with him.

Listen to the call here.

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