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A 1989 newspaper article written by Tom Fitzpatrick of the Phoenix New Times reflects the anger at the time over the Keating Five Scandal and particularly John McCain’s key role in it.
It it truly amazing that John McCain could manipulate the press and his public image to remain in politics after helping a friend (and more importantly key campaign donor) steal almost $4 billion from investors. This article reveals the early steps McCain took to guarantee his political survival and lay the ground work for a new image that would ultimately become “the Straight Talk Express.”
Fitzpatrick’s article is a must read, and he pokes McCain repeatedly (and deservedly) with the sharp edge of his pen. A few excerpts…