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McCain touts conservative record

Tries to sway longtime critics at GOP event

Republican John McCain made his speech yesterday to the Conservative Political Action Conference in Washington, D.C. Republican John McCain made his speech yesterday to the Conservative Political Action Conference in Washington, D.C. (evan vucci/Associated Press)
By Sasha Issenberg
Globe Staff / February 8, 2008

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WASHINGTON - Years of conservative resistance to John McCain was reduced to a skein of boos cutting through the applause as he faced the Conservative Political Action Conference yesterday as the Republicans' de facto nominee, but a certain skepticism from longtime antagonists remained. (Full article: 943 words)

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