Saturday, April 05, 2008

A McCain-Thompson Ticket?

Former Democratic presidential candidate John Edwards and ex-Republican presidential candidate Fred Thompson gave back-to-back keynotes at the CTIA Wireless conference in Las Vegas Thursday.

Thompson, a former U.S. senator from Tennessee, was less direct in whether he would consider running as vice president beside the expected Republican nominee, U.S. Sen. John McCain of Arizona. Rather than give an answer, Thompson said the question doesn't matter, unless it's asked by "the only person that counts." In the meantime, "I need to go back to making a living," he said jokingly.
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CNN confirms that Fred Thompson will make a visit to McCain's Sedona, Arizona home this weekend. Thompson, who ended his presidential bid in January, is a longtime friend of the Arizona senator.


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