McCain should work to unite Republicans

Freedom New Mexico

As the Democratic candidates duke it out in what is becoming a surprisingly long and bitter nomination process, Republican nominee John McCain should be shoring up his base and expanding his appeal in preparation for the general election.

But perhaps the McCain campaign and many of his supporters are putting too much stock in a recent poll showing the Arizona senator well ahead of either Democrat.

Instead of reaching out to the full range of voters, and trying to unite the conservative and libertarian branches of the Republican Party, some of McCain’s advocates have told libertarians