She was waiting to respond to McCain’s comments about the “fundamentals” being strong. She is certainly calmer than last time. She isn’t saying anything more specific than the presidental nominees but she has learned the pattern and can weave the talking points — partisanship, shareholder trust, etc. — with more ease than we saw previously. She is comfortable enough to draw a distinction between Freddie/Fannie and AIG while expressing reservations about the bailout of the latter.