McCain's Money History and Why it Matters
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Following up on dday's post below -- and the meme that is sweeping the blgoopshere this morning -- McCain's inability to remember how many houses he owns isn't the only telling thing he said.
McCainâ€™s comments came four days after he initially told Pastor Rick Warren during a faith forum on Sunday his threshold for considering someone rich is $5 million -- a careless comment he quickly corrected.
In the interview, McCain did not offer an alternate number, but had a new answer ready.
â€œI define rich in other ways besides income,â€ he said. â€œSome people are wealthy and rich in their lives and their children and their ability to educate them. Others are poor if theyâ€™re billionaires.â€
This must be why they need their taxes lowered.
McCain has actually a long history of not knowing about financial matters in his own family: