John McCain lobbyist controversy

John McCain Lobbyist Controversy

John McCain lobbyist controversy

to get instant updates about 'John McCain Lobbyist Controversy' on your MyPage. Meet other similar minded people. Its Free!


All Updates

On February 21, 2008, in the midst of John McCain's campaign in the 2008 Republican presidential primaries, both The New York Times and the Washington Post published articles detailing rumors of an improper relationship between John McCain and lobbyist Vicki Iseman.

According to the New York Times story, McCain, who was a member of the Senate Commerce Committee during the period when Iseman was lobbying the committee, developed a close personal relationship with Iseman. The New York Times came under intense criticism for the article because of its use of anonymous sources and its timing.

In December 2008, Iseman filed a US$27 million defamation lawsuit against The New York Times, alleging that the paper falsely communicated an illicit romantic relationship between her and McCain. The Times said they "fully stood behind the article" and the story was "true and accurate".The lawsuit was settled in February 2009 with no money changing hands between the parties. However, as a condition of the settlement the New York Times printed an unusual "Note to Readers" stating that the Times had not intended to allege any affair.

McCain and the FCC

McCain wrote letters in 1998 and 1999 to the Federal Communications Commission...
Read More

No feeds found

Posting your question. Please wait!...

No updates available.
No messages found
Suggested Pages
Tell your friends >
about this page
 Create a new Page
for companies, colleges, celebrities or anything you like.Get updates on MyPage.
Create a new Page
 Find your friends
  Find friends on MyPage from