At Thursday’s stop on his “Service to America” tour, McCain revisits Jacksonville, Florida. Says it “came closer to being a hometown for me than any place in the country” because it’s where he left for Vietnam and returned afterward.
Uses experiences at war to discuss public service, Social Security, Medicare, the tax code and other issues. Read full text of remarks here.
Politico: One topic missing from McCain’s week-long tour: his faith.
And: The Hill looks at his sons’ military careers and how McCain refuses to talk about their service in the armed forces while on the trail.