Archive for the ‘elitist’ Category

John Kerry for Vice President? A top aide to U.S. Sen. Hillary Clinton (D-N.Y.) during her presidential run this year said Tuesday night that U.S. Sen. John Kerry has been vetted to be presumptive Democratic nominee Barack Obama’s running mate. Now there’s an idea for how Barack can shake the “elitist” rap. Howard Wolfson, who […]

Can Evan Bayh be seriously considered as Barack’s running mate? Considering that Bayh voted in favor of war with Iraq, it would seem unlikely. Mr. Bayh, a cautious Indiana Democrat, acknowledged it had not been an easydecision. “There is reluctance in my heart, as I know there is in the other senators, to contemplate the […]

Barack now admits the obvious, as his campaign manager did before him, that he was referring to race when he said: So what they’re going to try to do is make you scared of me. You know, `he’s not patriotic enough, he’s got a funny name,’ you know, `he doesn’t look like all those other […]