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Jeff Jacoby

McCain's maverick pick

By Jeff Jacoby
Globe Columnist / August 31, 2008

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With one stroke, John McCain defied convention, galvanized Republicans, and gave Hillary Clinton's legions another reason to consider crossing party lines in November. (Full article: 800 words)

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