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- Posted on Feb 8th 2008 11:00AM by Beville Darden
Mellencamp's publicist wrote the McCain campaign a letter explaining the rocker's liberal political stance and asking, "Are you sure you want to use his music to promote Senator McCain's efforts? Logic says that the facts might prove to be an embarrassment, were they to be circulated widely."
McCain has since stopped playing Mellencamp's tunes along the campaign trail.