McCain Who? Vets Heart Trump ‹ Reader — WordPress.com
BY PATRICIA MURPHY
Think all vets care about the draft-dodging CEO’s tough talk about McCain’s war record? They don’t.
It’s hard to think of a worse place than Sun City, South Carolina, for Donald Trump to make his first public appearance since unleashing a firestorm of controversy by calling Senator John McCain “not a war hero” over the weekend.
The “active” retirement community of 16,000 is a magnet for military retirees, many of whom served in Vietnam as McCain languished in a Hanoi POW camp and is a a mandatory stop for “country-first” Republicans looking to win the state’s crucial First-in-the-South primary.