GOP strategists have told John McCain to attack Barack Obama hard on his tax plan, writes the Washington Times.

“Fearing Mr. McCain is fast running out of time to structurally change the election’s strategic political focus, Republican strategists say that his only hope now is to make his rival’s judgment, inexperience, liberalism and tax increases the central issues in the campaign’s remaining weeks.

“They say the antidote to Mr. Obama’s poll-driving lead on the economy is to attack him much more aggressively on his desire to take more tax money from people’s pockets.”

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