March 21st, 2008
03:00 PM ET
6 years ago

McCain in Paris

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McCain held a 45-minute meeting with French President Nicolas Sarkozy Friday. Watch McCain speak to members of the media after. (AP Photo)


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  1. think people!

    McCain is a good candidate–we need McCain.
    He more than both of his opponents will be ready
    on day one.
    There is just no question about it.

    March 21, 2008 03:56 pm at 3:56 pm |
  2. HH

    I and every American want a tax refund from you. For traveling on a good will tour on tax payer money. AND THEN going to a $1,000 A PLATE dinner. SHAME ON YOU JOHN MCCAIN!

    March 21, 2008 03:58 pm at 3:58 pm |
  3. Grif

    Bonjour! John...

    March 21, 2008 04:18 pm at 4:18 pm |
  4. An Agnostic Democrat

    Let's hope he can remember where he is without Lieberman's prompting.

    March 21, 2008 04:26 pm at 4:26 pm |
  5. Mark Webb

    Who cares!!!

    March 21, 2008 04:30 pm at 4:30 pm |
  6. Cindy

    As a taxpayer, I am enraged over this trip. The Republican party set this trip up to spotlight McCain's diplomatic ability. The country questioned why McCain went with the group. The Republicans set this trip in order to give a boost to him and the party, without him having him tap into his campaign fund. I suppose they will still maintain that McCain will not use public money for his campaign. Right... A dishonest move by this administration and the candidate. McCain has proven in my eyes has proven his administration will be more of the same... This insults the intelligence of the American people. This party robs us any way they can, and continue to get away with it.

    March 21, 2008 04:32 pm at 4:32 pm |
  7. Saad

    Is Senator Joe Lieberman going to be the Vice Presidential nominee on the McCain ticket.... sure seems that way ::))

    March 21, 2008 04:32 pm at 4:32 pm |
  8. Ehis Olu

    You Go Mac.
    Your experience matters.
    The Presidency is yours.

    March 21, 2008 04:35 pm at 4:35 pm |
  9. Joe St Louis, MO

    I hope he had a good fund raiser there too......

    Can I pay for anything else he may need to look presidential.

    He is the worst thing that could happen to this country.

    March 21, 2008 04:36 pm at 4:36 pm |
  10. Ray Ito

    McCain already making the round as if he were the president?
    Well, many of those countries he's trying to "woo" for a never-ending war don't support his vision.

    March 21, 2008 04:39 pm at 4:39 pm |
  11. ben

    Wow. Leiberman seems to be shadowing McCain everywhere.

    March 21, 2008 04:40 pm at 4:40 pm |
  12. Bayou Joe

    Cindy I have news for you, It is not very difficult to insult the intelligence of the American People, The following Obama has even after the revelations we have seen the last couple of days is proof of that.

    McCain will win in November because he is the most qualified person remaining and because he is a TRUE PATRIOT who has served his country for the past 40 years.

    He can pick Joe blow off the street and win in November.

    March 21, 2008 05:08 pm at 5:08 pm |
  13. Change Shmange

    you ppl are just upset because he is travelling the world getting a better grasp of world's issues. While democrates are bickering over race and gender. pish posh!

    By the way if everyone is so worried about where tax payers dollars go, someone please explain to me why nancy pelosi spent 10 grand on flowers for her office... tax payers money.

    March 21, 2008 05:08 pm at 5:08 pm |
  14. lovable liberal

    Everyone who still loves Duhbya should definitely vote for McCain. He'll continue all the failed policies of the last seven years.

    March 21, 2008 05:10 pm at 5:10 pm |
  15. Frank W.

    War is expensive and democracy at home can not be afforded.

    March 21, 2008 05:10 pm at 5:10 pm |
  16. jgr

    Where is american flag lapel pin? Where's his patriotism?

    March 21, 2008 05:11 pm at 5:11 pm |
  17. richard

    Oh god the war mongerer McCain is traveling the world to remind people that bush part 3 might happen. Scarry

    March 21, 2008 05:12 pm at 5:12 pm |
  18. hamletbl

    God bless you John Mc, we now see how the world would receive him as President, what do you think they would do if Barak H. Obama showed up, we have enough trouble without showcasing experiance in the President's office.

    March 21, 2008 05:18 pm at 5:18 pm |
  19. La Raza

    McCain does not look or sound like a President. He is mentally and physically unfit to be President. Check it out.

    March 21, 2008 05:24 pm at 5:24 pm |
  20. Peter

    For everyone who is putting down Mccain and think he is ripping you off, you are wrong. McCain is merely continuing to do his job as a Senator and as the Head of his Senate Committe, the dinner he held was NOT paid for by tax payers money, he paid for that portion including hotel room and flight from his campaign. He happens to be able to use is Senate status to show how he is able to be a qualified president. If you think he is ripping off the country then every time Clinton or Obama has gone on any trip that they are going to use as an example of their qualifications should that be paid for by their campaign. No! McCain is continuing his present job because he locked up the nomination, if he wasnt doing anything everyone would be all over him for slacking off...so dont come here and say he is getting special treatment for doing the job he was elected to do!

    March 21, 2008 05:25 pm at 5:25 pm |
  21. Pat

    What is the deal with McCain and Lieberman? They are really good friends, huh?

    Why did Lieberman change from Democrat to Independent?

    Can a Republican have an Independent Vice President?

    Will the Republican even allow an Independent on their ticket?

    March 21, 2008 05:27 pm at 5:27 pm |
  22. Don, San Francisco

    Meanwhile, the Dems continue to beat each other up...

    March 21, 2008 05:28 pm at 5:28 pm |
  23. josh r

    McCain can get all the photo ops he wants with various world leaders, HE"S GOING DOWN! HAHAHAHA

    March 21, 2008 05:28 pm at 5:28 pm |
  24. McCainiac

    Ever heard of reimbursement? His campaign said he would, so give him a chance. You can rely on the media arms of the Obama campaign, known as MSNBC and CNN to keep the heat on MCCain.

    March 21, 2008 05:30 pm at 5:30 pm |
  25. Anonymous

    I wonder if he and his staffers who lobbied for Airbus ensured them that the tanker contract would be wrapped up as soon as he became President.

    March 21, 2008 05:39 pm at 5:39 pm |
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