The former presidential candidate's daughter is leading the charge, along with other young Republicans, in trying to re-define the party. Last weekend, Meghan McCain spoke to the Log Cabin Republicans, the marginalized gay contingent of the GOP, and delivered remarks that energized gays and young progressives unhappy within the party.
Through her blogs on The Daily Beast, as well as her numerous media and speaking appearances, Meghan has emerged as one of the most outspoken and articulate opponents of the right-wing arm of the GOP and an unabashed supporter of gay marriage.
I was in D.C. last weekend to attend the event, and was able to capture Meghan's speech on video. One of her most quotable quotes was that she thought the "old school" members of the Republican Party in power are "scared shitless of what the future holds."
You can read a full transcript on the Advocate.