John McCain’s First Run for the White House
Clip: Season 2018 Episode 7 | 8m 31s
During McCain’s first run for the presidency in 1999, he styled himself as a political maverick, riding a campaign bus dubbed the “Straight Talk Express.”
Aired: 03/27/18Video has closed captioning.
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