McCain campaign avoids mentioning Bush in ‘daily e-mail update.’

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Today, President Bush and Sen. John McCain (R-AZ) will hold a joint fundraiser in Phoenix. But McCain has been doing everything possible to avoid a public appearance with the President, as the event will be private and “out of the public eye.” Politico’s Jonathan Martin adds that in “its daily e-mail update to reporters this morning, McCain’s campaign made no mention that the leader of the free world would be appearing with the candidate tonight.”

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MSNBC reports that the White House has “confirm[ed]” that the fundraiser was moved to a private location to “avoid cameras”:

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