1986- Senate. Now the senior senator from Arizona.
2000- ran unsuccessfully for the Republican nomination for President
the Ranking Member of the Senate Committee on Armed Services.
serves on the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science and Transportation, and the Senate Committee on Indian Affairs.
All of this is an example of his political
leadership and public service
Prisoner of War John McCain lies in a hospital bed in Hanoi, North Vietnam, after being taken prisoner of war. Lt. Cmdr. John S. McCain III after his release from captivity in Vietnam. http://www.usnews.com/articles/news/2008/01/28/john-mccain-prisoner-of-war-a-first-person-account.html
Healthcare Give tax credits to those who want a plan desired to their needs ($ 5,000 to families to buy their own insurance) Shift the emphasis from insurance provided by employers and bought by individuals, to foster competition and driving down prices Against universal health care coverage Wants to help lower income families afford their premiums Source: http://www.poligazette.com/2008/04/30/john-mccains-health-care-plan/
Reduce nuclear stockpile and counter Bush’s push for a second generation of Nuclear weapons
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