March 4th, 2008
10:04 PM ET
6 years ago

Obama, Clinton call McCain to offer congratulations

(CNN) - Democratic White House hopeful Barack Obama called Republican John McCain at 8:30 CST from his hotel in San Antonio, Texas. He congratulated the Arizona senator on his apparent victory in the GOP contest, and told him he looks forward to running against him in the fall.

–CNN's Candy Crowley and Jessica Yellin

UPDATE: CNN's Candy Crowley and Dana Bash report that Hillary Clinton also called John McCain Tuesday night to offer congratulations on his win.


Filed under: Candidate Barack Obama • John McCain
soundoff (178 Responses)
  1. rose, texas

    once he gets in the white house (if he does) you'll think there is going 2 to b change , think again.this man is not going 2 do nothing 4 this country. he really has everybody fooled. go hillary , go get them all

    March 4, 2008 11:12 pm at 11:12 pm |
  2. bjerryberg

    Mike Bloomberg , John McCain or Barry Obama–aren't they all under the same ownership–just different flavors of marketing.

    Give me Hillary, any day.

    March 4, 2008 11:13 pm at 11:13 pm |
  3. Karmalicious

    Why the fuss? You will reap what you sow! the more negative the clinton campaign is the better for Obama.........
    its very spiritual........Stay positive Obama, this is it!
    hahahaha

    March 4, 2008 11:15 pm at 11:15 pm |
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