John McCain’s Memorial: Meghan McCain, Barack Obama and George W. Bush Speak | NYT News
it was a warrior with a prisoner he was a hero she was a congressman he was a Senator he was a nominee for president of the United States if you’re to mourn the passing of American greatness the real thing not cheap rhetoric from men who will never come near the sacrifice she gave so willingly nor the opportunistic appropriation of those who live lives of come and privileged while he suffered and served the America of John McCain has no need to be made great again because America was always great animals always recognizing that his opponents were still Patriots in human beings he left Freedom with the passion of a man who knew its absence he respected that dignity inherit and every life country that does not stop at Borders and cannot be erased by dictators John believe in honest argument and hearing other views you understood that if we get in the habit of bending truth to suit political expediency or party Orthodoxy our democracy will not work that’s why I was willing to Buck his own party at times only work across the aisle on campaign Finance reform immigration reform that’s why you Champion a free and independent press is vital to our democratic debateThe senator’s daughter Meghan McCain and former presidents Barack Obama and George W. Bush were among those who made eulogies to John McCain at a memorial service on Saturday.
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