Standing Tall

STANDING TALL….Sunday morning, here’s the candidate himself talking about Social Security on ABC:

STEPHANOPOULOS: So, that means payroll tax increases are on the table, as well?

MCCAIN: There is nothing that’s off the table.

Today, after getting beat up by the tax jihadist wing of the GOP, here’s the candidate’s mouthpiece on Fox:

KELLY: Might the Social Security tax go up? Is that on the table?

BOUNDS: No, Megyn, there is no imaginable circumstance where John McCain would raise payroll taxes. It’s absolutely out of the question.

This is just getting embarrassing. Is McCain running for president of the United States or is he trying out for a part in some high-concept wacky political comedy? He needs to make up his mind.

Via ThinkProgress.