Senator John McCain joined me on today’s show:
HH: So pleased to welcome to the second hour of the Hugh Hewitt Show United States Senator John McCain. Senator, it’s always good to have you, welcome back. I hope you had a great 4th of July.
JM: Well, I did, Hugh, thank you. I was over in Afghanistan. I go over just every 4th of July and spend it with the troops. And I can tell you that at least at that level, you are always inspired by the quality and dedication and the tough life that these men and women who are serving over there have. And I just watched the President in his press conference, and my deep sorrow is that they are not well led.
HH: I’m going to bring up some of the clips from that. I want to first of all thank you for doing that. One of the reasons I’ve endorsed John McCain in his reelection in Arizona is he hasn’t forgotten the troops, and he hasn’t forgotten what they need. And Senator McCain, you are running for reelection. I’m wondering, have you endorsed your buddy, Lindsey Graham’s presidential bid, yet?
JM: Yes, I have. I’m going all out for him. And by the way, he served 33 years in the Air Force. That’s the great news. The bad news is he was a lawyer, but we get over that. Continue Reading