Republican Overboard! The Bushies Start Bailing Out

As President Bush's campaign barge struggles to stay afloat in troubled waters, Washington is beginning to hear the splash of Bushies diving overboard. True, there are weeks to go in the campaign, and anything could happen in this volatile year. But with odds against a Bush revival growing, many of an estimated 2,500 Republican political appointees are deciding to swim for shore.

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