South Carolina Sen. Jim DeMint on Friday became one of the first high-profile Republicans to publicly criticize John McCain following his electoral defeat, blaming the Arizona senator for betraying conservative principles in his quest for the White House.
Saturday, November 15, 2008
Dissention in the Republican Ranks: DeMint vs. McCain Over Conservative Principles
The Republican recriminations are continuing in the wake of the Democratic victory on November 4. Here's the latest sign of the meltdown from CNN.com: