Elections

Ten Stupidest Quotes by Arizona U.S. Senator John McCain -- Who Wants Your Vote Again

U.S. Senator John McCain will run again for the position he's held since 1987, telling a local newspaper he has "a lot more to do" for Arizona and the country.

Sure he does. And the 78-year-old will likely be reelected, too -- in 2010, he kicked Democrat Rodney Glassman's butt 41-to-24 percent.

Arizonans know this "maverick" fairly well, but we'd like to remind voters what they're in for if they put this curmudgeon in office for six more years. People get more crotchety in their old age, so we expect to have plenty of fodder for a new list of dumb quotes in a few short years. Here's our run-down of McCain's 10 stupidest sayings:

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Ray Stern has worked as a newspaper reporter in Arizona for more than two decades. He's won numerous awards for his reporting, including the Arizona Press Club's Don Bolles Award for Investigative Journalism.