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McCain at Bill Clinton Event
New York Times Blog ^ | September 15, 2008

Posted on 09/16/2008 3:33:55 PM PDT by Shermy

Former President Bill Clinton is welcoming a galaxy of international stars to the annual meeting of the Clinton Global Initiative later this month, including Senator John McCain, the Republican presidential nominee, whom Mr. Clinton has vowed to help Senator Barack Obama defeat in November.

The event, scheduled to run Sept. 23-26 in New York, is nonpolitical and has featured prominent Republicans in the past, including Laura Bush in 2006. Mr. McCain is to deliver the opening remarks; Mr. Obama, the Democratic nominee, is to address the participants by satellite.

“C.G.I. isn’t about politics,” said Matt McKenna, a spokesman for Mr. Clinton. ...

(Excerpt) Read more at thecaucus.blogs.nytimes.com ...


TOPICS: Extended News; News/Current Events; Politics/Elections
KEYWORDS: backstab; cgi; impeachedx42; mccain; mccainpalin; nyc; obama; stabintheback; x42

1 posted on 09/16/2008 3:33:55 PM PDT by Shermy
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The event, scheduled to run Sept. 23-26 in New York, is nonpolitical ....

Laughable on its face that anything associated with a Clinton could be nonpolitical.

3 posted on 09/16/2008 3:41:26 PM PDT by Rummyfan (Iraq: it's not about Iraq anymore, it's about the USA!)
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McCain to make opening remarks in person.

Obama later appears by satellite.

Nothing political there. No sireee!


4 posted on 09/16/2008 3:42:52 PM PDT by Shermy (Barry O'Java - Joe Blah '08 (Carbon Credits and Credit Card Fee Increases Guaranteed))
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5 posted on 09/16/2008 3:46:02 PM PDT by Extremely Extreme Extremist
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Doesn’t he have better things to do...like run for President?


6 posted on 09/16/2008 4:01:48 PM PDT by Zathras
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7 posted on 09/16/2008 4:20:01 PM PDT by Cobra64 (www.BulletBras.net)
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To: Extremely Extreme Extremist

I’m going to need drugs by the time this is over.


8 posted on 09/16/2008 4:23:44 PM PDT by AuntB ( "During times of universal deceit, telling the truth becomes a revolutionary act." - George Orwell)
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Perhaps Clinton voters will see this as code to vote for McCain.


9 posted on 09/16/2008 4:54:46 PM PDT by Paul8148
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Doesn’t he have better things to do...like run for President?

Well, part of that is attracting Reagan Dems, a lot of whom voted for Hillary in the primaries.

10 posted on 09/16/2008 5:12:58 PM PDT by dirtboy
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To: Cobra64

They should have sent Sarah. Bill Clinton would vote republican!!!!!


11 posted on 09/16/2008 5:17:10 PM PDT by BillM
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I think this is funny as hell. McCain appears at a Clinton event in person, while The One appears by satellite. The Obamaphiles will be going nuts.

Just what exactly are the Clintons doing to help The One? Because this comes along with the news that Hillary, like Sarah, will be protesting Ahmadinejad’s visit to New York.


12 posted on 09/16/2008 5:30:39 PM PDT by nyc1
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To: Shermy

WTF


13 posted on 09/17/2008 7:50:04 AM PDT by markomalley (Extra ecclesiam nulla salus)
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