An endorsement of Obama from the Pensacola News-Journal:

McCain raised questions about his judgment in his selection of an unqualified running mate, Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin, who, while energizing the "base,'' has been a flop with most voters outside of what she recklessly calls the "pro-American'' parts of our country.

And so we ask: Where is the McCain who warned that President Bush's tax cuts, without spending cuts, risked creating the deficits that followed? He now embraces them. Where is the McCain who once spoke with authority and reason on immigration reform? "We do not torture,'' John McCain famously, and courageously, said. But he now supports a presidential veto of an anti-torture law.

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