During the 2008 presidential campaign, Sen. John McCain called for ten debates when he faced Barack Obama.
Today conservative J.D. Hayworth, waging a full throttle challenge to McCain, doesn’t think the people of Arizona deserve any less.
This morning, Hayworth took that message to McCain at his campaign headquarters — presenting an official letter to McCain’s staff requesting the public debates for Arizona voters. The letter specifies that he wants — at a minimum — the amount of debates that McCain asked for in the 2008 campaign.
“Sen. McCain has always demonstrated himself to be willing to face off with his opponents in political campaigns. I look forward to a vigorous and respectful series of joint appearances where we can discuss how we view the future of the Republican Party and our country,” said Hayworth.
Given the years Sen. McCain spent away from Arizona to run for President, he can certainly spend a few days away from Washington to better inform the people of Arizona whom he represents.
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