McCain on Romney and Palin

After telling Politico that he chose Sarah Palin over Mitt Romney as his running mate in 2008 because she was a “better candidate,” the Arizona Senator put out this statement:

“Some in the media have chosen to take my answer today, in response to the question of why I did not select Governor Romney as my vice presidential nominee, out of context. I selected Sarah Palin because she was the best fit for my campaign, and my decision had nothing to do with the bogus tax return attacks currently being waged by the Obama campaign. I have the highest respect for Governor Romney and his record of public service, and he will make an outstanding president.”

Related Topics: John McCain, Mitt Romney, Sarah Palin, 2012 Elections, News, Republican Party, The Page

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