Who Was Rove’s Favorite for Veep?

l mccainpalin Who Was Roves Favorite for Veep?My old friend Sidney Blumenthal, whose Republican friends sometimes tell him more than they should, has an intriguing
] post up at Arianna’s place
. Sid says Mc Cain’s choice of Palin was motivated largely by continued feuding with Karl Rove. Which speaks well of McCain, I suppose, but is still a poor way to pick a vice president. McCain wanted Lieberman but Karl had hi own ideas. Read it.
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