Schieffer’s Skillful Questions

Schieffer brings in Roe v. Wade in a far more sophisticated way than any reporter I’ve heard: would you nominate someone who disagrees with you on this issue. This is a very nuanced question. I think McCain, on the facts, has the upper hand here: he voted for Ginsburg and Breyer, but Obama, in lockstep with the left, voted against Chief Justice Roberts. So Obama simply talks about Roe and equal pay rather than his demonstrated ideological rigidness. Schieffer should have pressed him to answer the good question.

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