GOP Opens 'War Room' at Dem Convention

Ad Feedback

Although the spotlight will shine brightly on the Democratic National Convention, Republicans are not taking the week off.

They have opened a "war room" and media center less than a mile from the convention hall in Denver in an effort to respond to attacks on Sen. John McCain.

The GOP theme is "Not Ready '08" with the tagline of, "A Mile High, an Inch Deep."

They have created a Web site including videos and ads, along with plans for rapid responses to attacks on McCain and speeches from the Democrats.

Top Republicans such as Mitt Romney and Rudy Giuliani are going to be available for press conferences and satellite interviews to television stations across the country, particularly in swing states such as Michigan and Ohio.

Romney and Giuliani are just two of the prominent Republicans planning news conferences before and after the Democrat's sessions each day.

Other GOP surrogates for McCain include Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty, Sen. Jon Kyl of Arizona, Rep. Eric Cantor of Virginia and Carly Fiorina, former top executive at Hewlett-Packard Co. and a McCain campaign adviser.

Source: The Associated Press

Log in or create an account to post a comment.  

CBN IS HERE FOR YOU!

Are you seeking answers in life? Are you hurting? Are you facing a difficult situation?

Find peace with God, discover more about God or send us your prayer request.

Call The 700 Club Prayer Center at 1 (800) 823-6053, 24 hours a day.

A caring friend will be there to pray with you in your time of need.

CBNNews.com

CBNNews.com

CBN News is a national/international, nonprofit news organization that provides programming by cable, satellite, and the Internet, 24-hours a day. Follow us on Facebook, Twitter, and Google+.