McCain Surrogate Brings Up Obama's Drug Use
He suggests that Obama hasn’t been honest about it…
Speaking to Dennis Miller, a comedian and conservative radio talk show host, former Oklahoma Gov. Frank Keating said Obama should be more forthright about his background and what he called his “very extreme” record.
“He ought to admit, â€˜You know, I’ve got to be honest with you. I was a guy of the street. I was way to the left. I used cocaine. I voted liberally, but I’m back at the center,'” Keating, a co-chair of McCainâ€™s campaign, said Obama should tell voters. “I mean, I understand the big picture of America. But he hasn’t done that.”
An aide to John McCain said Keating was not directed by the campaign to make the comments.
“We didnâ€™t ask him to do it,â€ the aide said. â€œHe didnâ€™t clear it with us, but obviously heâ€™s read Senator Obamaâ€™s books.â€
And do know…it’ll only get uglier.