The last minute speculation is hotting up as to who will get the nod as the Republican VP. Politico reports that John McCain will inform his choice tomorrow. Read the full story here. They also point to a NYT story saying that Joe Lieberman was still in serious contention as of late Tuesday, US time.

Interestingly, Politico also ran a story saying that GOP svengali Karl Rove had asked Lieberman to withdraw from contention, but that Lieberman had refused.

Peter Fray

Get your first 12 weeks of Crikey for $12.

Without subscribers, Crikey can’t do what it does. Fortunately, our support base is growing.

Every day, Crikey aims to bring new and challenging insights into politics, business, national affairs, media and society. We lift up the rocks that other news media largely ignore. Without your support, more of those rocks – and the secrets beneath them — will remain lodged in the dirt.

Join today and get your first 12 weeks of Crikey for just $12.

 

Peter Fray
Editor-in-chief of Crikey

JOIN NOW