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  McCain Touts Todd Palin's Union Membership
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Last EditedBob  Sep 09, 2008 05:36am
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News DateFriday, September 5, 2008 11:00:00 AM UTC0:0
DescriptionJohn McCain has been the target of attacks by unions, but he's not holding Todd Palin's union membership against him.

In fact, McCain touted the fact that Palin, husband of Republican vice presidential nominee Sarah Palin, belongs to the United Steelworkers during a campaign event Friday.

McCain made the remark after jokingly calling Todd Palin "crazy" for being a world champion snowmobiler.

what a guy, a commercial fisherman, a union member, and a devoted father," McCain said.

Palin works as a production operator for BP, the oil company.
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