To quote Flounder in Animal House: "Oh boy, is this great!
The New York Times is reporting that John "The Maverick" McCain's campaign manager was paid $30,000 a month for five years to work for an advocacy group set up by the recently-bailed-out mortgage giants Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac to defend them against stricter regulations. That's not a typo. That's $30,000 a month.
McCain has been campaigning, as the article points out, as a critic of the two companies and the lobbying that kept them from greater oversight and regulation.