Limbaugh to Specter: Take McCain Family, Too

By Harry Kimball,  Newser Staff
Posted Apr 28, 2009 4:14 PM CDT
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(Newser) – Rush Limbaugh thinks erstwhile Republican Arlen Specter should take some “other people who aren't really Republicans” to the other side of the aisle, CNN reports. “Take McCain and his daughter with you,” a laughing Limbaugh said today. Though he said Specter's party switch was “ultimately good” because it weeds out false Republicans, "it makes the Senate essentially as big a slam dunk for Obama and the Democrats as the House of Representatives already is." (Read more Rush Limbaugh stories.)