When asked to endorse John McCain Ron Paul wouldn't in this interview. Listening to what he said might give democratic strategists a clue as to what really troubles a deep conservative like Mr. Paul about candidate McCain:
ADDENDUM: George Will has written an extraordinary criticism of candidate McCain which you can read here.
I hope Barak's campaign looks closely at these two instances of conservative dissatisfaction for the keys that will swing their votes. Conservatives of the type that are guided by moral principal should be respected as sincere.
Perhaps a message supporting foreign policy realism, pay as you go, and abusing Rovian Republicans will do the trick?