Romney Campaign - Sen. McCain Denied That His Own Comment On His Understanding Of Economics

McCain Dismissed His Own CommentsWhen Tim Russert Quoted Him Saying He Did Not Know About Economics. RUSSERT: "National security in the war in Iraq a dominant issue in the campaign until a few weeks ago. Now the economy has taken hold. If you ask any of the voters, it's the economy. You have said repeatedly, quote, I know a lotless about economics than I do about military or foreign policy issues. I need to be educated. is it a problem for the campaign that the economy is the most important issue, one by your own acknowledgment you're not well versed on." MCCAIN: "I don't know where you got that quote from."(MSNBC, [Unverified Transcript], Republican Presidential Candidate Debate, Boca Raton, FL,1/24/08)