McCain adviser abandons misguided tax plan.


In today’s Washington Post, Douglas Holtz-Eakin, senior policy adviser to Sen. John McCain’s (R-AZ) presidential campaign, writes about McCain’s plan for “turning around the economy.” But as the Center for American Progress Action Fund’s Robert Gordon notes on the Wonk Room, there “is not one word about the two massive corporate tax cuts that Sen. McCain billed, barely two months ago, as the top two items in his ‘economic stimulus plan.’