McCain admitted ‘ambition’ drove desire to be president

By David Edwards
Wednesday, August 20, 2008 8:01 EDT
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While John McCain tries to smear Barack Obama as being more motivated by presidential ambition than patriotism, the record shows him using that very word to describe himself. Keith Olbermann talked with The Washington Post’s Eugene Robinson about whether McCain can have it both ways.

This video is from MSNBC’s Countdown, broadcast August 19, 2008.

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David Edwards has served as an editor at Raw Story since 2006. His work can also be found at Crooks & Liars, and he's also been published at The BRAD BLOG. He came to Raw Story after working as a network manager for the state of North Carolina and as as engineer developing enterprise resource planning software. Follow him on Twitter at @DavidEdwards.
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