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The Republican right is rallying around George Allen as the presidential candidate for 2008. He has one vital thing on his side—good connections in sport

By Tumbler   March 2006

Everyone’s out to block McCain JFK’s entire presidency lasted 1,000 days, but these days that’s barely enough for a campaign. On 8th February, Fox News TV network celebrated the 1,000 days to go until election day 2008 with an Opinion Dynamics poll that showed the maverick Arizona senator John McCain beating Hillary Clinton by 13 percentage points and Rudy Giuliani beating her by 11. Oddly, that’s not good news for the Republicans because their right wing hates both candidates. Indeed, the campaign really got under way with a bipartisan agreement to “Stop John McCain.” Both Republican and Democratic party machines…

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