Senator, AZ Born: 08/29/1936
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John Sidney McCain III (born August 29, 1936) is an American politician. An influential Republican, McCain is currently the senior U.S. Senator from Arizona. He was a presidential candidate in the 2000 election, but was defeated in the Republican primary by George W. Bush. On 15 November 2006, McCain announced he was forming an exploratory committee for a 2008 presidential campaign.
Sen. John McCain waves to a crowd at Prescott Park during a visit to Portsmouth, New Hampshire, the first stop on his Presidential campaign announcement tour, on April 25, 2007. ——— Rich Beauchesne photo / SMG)