Phil Gramm Returns to McCain's Side
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Phil Gramm, who stepped down from the McCain campaign after revealing that he believed America had become a â€œ nation of whiners,â€ is â€œ back with the campaignâ€™s top advisers this weekend.â€ Gramm was seated in the front row during a McCain event in Aspen, Colorado today. â€œI am a supporter of John McCain,â€ said Gramm. â€œ I am helping him with fundraising. We have a fundraiser today and I will be with him today and tomorrow.â€
Gramm has been rumored to be a possible candidate for Treasury Secretary if McCain wins.
Faiz Shakir is the Research Director at the Center for American Progress and serves as Editor of ThinkProgress.org and The Progress Report.