On a world stage befitting the ideals of our Republic, Americans of all stripes who hunger for human decency fed their political soul for at least a few hours.
Words and accolades delivered in memory of a strong, humble, and heroic American came at a moment that Sen. John McCain knew too well our country needed most. The selfless public servant exemplified what is great about America: grit, humility, drive, honesty, compassion. He stood firm for what he believed in, but his resolve for the truth and his desire to find the path to compromise was his true strength. For some, it was a sign of weakness. But a true measure of a patriot is not love of party but duty to country.
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