John Edwards' flack didn't like the direction the interview was going.
Talk about the future, Kim Rubey gently reminded the former North Carolina senator and 2004 Democratic vice presidential candidate Friday.
But the question to Edwards was about the past and whether it had been a mistake for the Kerry-Edwards ticket to abandon Missouri three weeks before the election.
Edwards, 51, skirted the word “mistake” but said the call — which Missouri Democrats believe rippled down to the narrow loss of their gubernatorial candidate, Claire McCaskill, and other Democrats — was made by someone else in the Kerry for President organization.
“All I can tell you is it was not my decision,” Edwards said in an interview with The Kansas City Star.
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Update 3/22/05: Scarlett1 who went to the Kansas Dem Days Anniversary Dinner, had a great photo of JRE.
He is still the most positive man with vision for the future. He admits he doesn't have all of the ideas. We'll help you in framing them, JRE.