Just yesterday, Monegan gave an interview to the Washington Post in which he said that not only Palin's aides, but Palin's husband and Palin herself had repeatedly raised the Wooten issue with him and pressured him to fire him. And now he says he has emails that Palin sent him about the matter. (In an interesting sidelight, that may end up telling us a lot, Monegan says no one from the McCain campaign ever contacted him in the vetting process.)The vetting, or lack of it, is turning into another major story.
Monday, 1 September 2008
TPM has been following the 'Troopergate' story for a long time before the vice-presidential selection. A good summary is here.