McCain campaign chief has lobbying ties to Freddie Mac

By David Edwards
Wednesday, September 24, 2008 7:54 EDT
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There are new reports from the New York Times and Newsweek Magazine that a lobbying firm at which Senator John McCain’s campaign manager Rick Davis was once a partner was paid $15,000 a month by mortgage giant Freddie Mac until last month. Can this be true? Rachel Maddow is joined by Newsweek’s Michael Isikoff.

This video is from MSNBC’s The Rachel Maddow Show, broadcast September 23, 2008.

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David Edwards
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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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