John McCain’s campaign is pulling resources from Michigan and suspending advertising to focus on more competitive states elsewhere. Obama now leads McCain by a significant margin
- Politico: McCain pulling out of Michigan
- The McCain campaign already spent $2 million on advertising in Michigan
- Down ballot Republicans not happy
- Sarah Palin criticizes the decision
Most of his staff most will be sent to more competitive states. Defending the traditional swing states of Ohio and Florida, as well as play offense in Minnesota, Wisconsin and Pennsylvania will be the priority for the McCain Campain.