“John didn’t phone this one in. … You can’t phone something like this in. Thank God John came back.”
— Sen. Lindsey Graham, 9/28/08, on Sen. John McCain’s (R-AZ) return to Washington for bailout negotiations
“By mid-afternoon [on Saturday], Mr. McCain’s closest adviser, Mark Salter, told reporters that Mr. McCain would not go to Capitol Hill on Saturday but would make phone calls to try to push the deal along.”
— New York Times, 9/27/08
Do they think we are stupid?