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John McCain

John McCain is a long-term Senator from Arizona and the former nominee of the Republican Party for President of the United States. John Mccain is best known for being a prisoner of war during the Vietnam War and undergoing enormous amounts of torture after his plane was shot down. As for his politics, he is best known for his middle of the road stance and not voting completely Republican. Read some John McCain quotes below.


On the subject of Osama bin Laden... we will track him down. We will capture him. We will bring him to justice, and I will follow him to the gates of hell.
I am a Republican. I'm loyal to the party of Abraham Lincoln and Theodore Roosevelt. And I believe that my party, in some ways, has strayed from those principles, particularly on the issue of fiscal discipline.
I believe in evolution. But I also believe, when I hike the Grand Canyon and see it at sunset, that the hand of God is there also.
But please know, whether you believe campaign contributions are speech or property, that I learned to love very dearly the right of free expression when I lived without that freedom for a while a long time ago.
My greatest fear is the Iranians acquire a nuclear weapon and give it to a terrorist organization. And there is a real threat of them doing that.
I am fully prepared to be commander in chief... I don't need on-the-job training.
Our political differences, now matter how sharply they are debated, are really quite narrow in comparison to the remarkably durable national consensus on our founding convictions.
The first pork-barrel bill that crosses my desk, I'm going to veto it and make the authors of those pork-barrel items famous all over America.
We must win in Iraq. If we withdraw, there will be chaos; there will be genocide; and they will follow us home.
Thank God for our form of government. The media won't let there be any cover-up.