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McCain Announces

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McCain Announces

McCain Announces

McCain Announces

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John McCain made it official today. The Arizona senator formally declared his candidacy for the Republican presidential nomination, saying he is running "because I owe America more than she has ever owed me." McCain, who spent years in a Hanoi prison cell during the Vietnam war, suggests his military and foreign policy records put him at the top of the field. NPR's Anthony Brooks is with McCain in New Hampshire, where the official announcement was made.