Andrea Mitchell kind of got lost there. All those balloons and a barnburner acceptance
speech by the Senator John McCain at the 2008 Republican Convention (September 4, 2008) was the climax of a great
QUOTES FROM JOHN McCAIN:
"I like a good fight..........I fight for YOU."
"I don't work for a party. I don't work for a special interest. I don't work for myself. I work for
"I'd rather lose an election, than see America lose a war."
"My country saved me. My country saved me, and I cannot forget it. And I will fight for her for as
long as I draw breath, so help me God."
"I will reach out my hand to anyone to help me get this country moving again. I have that record and
the scars to prove it. Senator Obama does not."
"We're going to finally start getting things done for the people who are counting on us, and I won't
care who gets the credit."
"But let there be no doubt, my friends, we're going to win this election."