McCain would prefer to go up against Clinton in the general election, insiders reveal.(Hat tip to AMERICAblog.)
He has instructed his campaign staff to “chill out” on countering Hillary Clinton’s torrent of claims and promises as primary voting comes to an end over the next 6 weeks.
McCain made the tactical decision to downplay Clinton’s tale of Bosnia sniper fire, leaving some McCain staffers frustrated and perplexed.
Instead, the critical focus has been on Barack Obama. McCain’s official website features 14 press releases taking on Obama since the first of the year, only 3 for the former first lady.
READ MORE: “Obama: Clinton Using GOP Playbook,” by David Espo (Associated Press).