I probably won’t even vote for the guy...I had to endorse him. But I’d have endorsed Obama if they’d asked me.Endorsed Obama? If true, this speaks to the complexity of our former President, and perhaps his belief that Obama is a moderate -- not the far-left liberal that many in the establishment have pegged him with. Or, it could simply be rivalry. Barker mentions the ongoing animosity between Bush and McCain, stemming from the 2000 presidential race.