McCain: I'm Cool With Cindy's Ad

Senator respects 'First Amendment rights of every member of my family'
By Polly Davis Doig,  Newser Staff
Posted Nov 14, 2010 12:11 PM CST
John McCain says wife Cindy McCain is entitled to her own opinions.   (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)
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(Newser) – John McCain's just fine with wife Cindy's stance (or revised stance?) on Don't Ask, Don't Tell, telling Meet the Press that "I respect the First Amendment rights of every member of my family." The missus McCain backtracked on her appearance in an ad calling for the repeal of DADT, later tweeting, "I stand by my husband's stance on DADT." Which the Arizona senator clarified as, "a complete and thorough study and review of the effects on battle readiness and morale.” Elsewhere on the Sunday dial:

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