Campaign 2008 | Eight years after a messy showdown with the religious right, Sen.
by Jamie Dean
Posted 12/01/07, 12:00 am
Arizona Sen. John McCain wishes to see again one person from the past: a prison guard at the infamous "Hanoi Hilton" where McCain-then a pilot in the U.S. Navy-endured five-and-a-half years of imprisonment, deprivation, and torture as a POW during the Vietnam War.
But it's not revenge that causes McCain's voice to catch when he speaks of this jailer. Instead, it's reconciliation.