Peter H. Stone of the National Journal and author of Heist: Superlobbyist Jack Abramoff, His Republican Allies, and the Buying of Washington joins Sebastian Jones to discuss McCain’s lobbyists-turned-advisers.
Peter Stone broke the story of how Christian Ferry, McCain’s deputy chief of staff, worked for a pro-Russian faction in Ukraine’s 2006 election. The full article can be found here.
The Dispatch, WPRB’s weekly news magazine, premieres this Thursday at 5:00pm with coverage of Election 2008. The Dispatch will feature reports on the McCain and Obama campaigns and their efforts in New Jersey, local voters on the candidates and the issues, an exclusive look at robocalls in Pennsylvania and interviews with Professor Melissa Harris-Lacewell of Princeton University, Peter H. Stone of The National Journal and New York Times columnist Frank Rich.
The program will be rebroadcast on Sunday from 12:00pm to 1:00pm.