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Ricketts rejects and it was never a plan to be accepted but only a suggestion for a direction to take," the group's president, Brian Bakersaid in a statement.
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Huge additional sums are expected to be spent before November by groups partial to Obama and Romney but barred from coordinating efforts with the candidates' campaigns. Reaction from the Obama team was swift to the "Ending Spending" proposal. John McCainObama's opponent in the presidential race, had rejected using Wright and Wright's sermons in that campaign.
But Davis, a colorful Hollywood consultant, clearly wanted another chance to use the strategy against Obama. Davis' firm said in a statement Thursday that the document — which called for "hitting Barack right between the eyes" — was only a proposal and did not win Ricketts' approval. Wright first emerged as an issue for Obama in the campaign when the pastor's sermons surfaced on television and online.
In a sermon, Wright said black people should condemn the United States. God damn America for as long as she acts like she is God and she is supreme.
Obama took the name for his best-selling memoir, "The Audacity of Hope," from one of Wright's sermons. The Wright controversy became a campaign problem for Obama, pushing him to deliver a major speech on race relations.
He eventually severed his ties to Wright. The AP left several messages for Wright on Thursday through his executive secretary at Trinity United Church of Christ in Chicago as well as through other intermediaries.
There was no immediate reply. For his part, Arizona Sen. McCain said Thursday he felt he had done the right thing on the Wright issue.
He said the matter seemed dead after Romney repudiated the proposal. He shrugged when asked whether independent groups should take up matters such as Wright's remarks.
But Republican strategists generally said they were put off by the Davis group's approach, reasoning it would meet resistance from independent voters likely to decide the outcome of the election. A majority of those voters approve of Obama personally even as they remain skeptical of his performance as president.
The story cast new attention on Ricketts, the founder of Nebraska -based TD Ameritrade Securities and patriarch of the family that bought the Chicago Cubs baseball team in Ricketts has been active in conservative politics for years, most recently helping Republican Deb Fischer win an upset victory this week in the Republican Senate primary in Nebraska.
The fallout from the Wright story appeared to rattle Ricketts' family. Tom Rickettsone of the elder Ricketts' four children and Cubs chairman, joined his father in rejecting what he called a "return to racially divisive issues" in the campaign.
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