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Well Cindy McCain is hitting seven states with her husband today yesterday she had.
Other of our radar -- -- the advantage of it to ask -- few questions about why they seem to be seen something very different.
From what the numbers are telling.
Here's what she said.
Hearing that they're gonna vote for -- and more importantly.
The size our crowds are enormous now on -- -- we made just yesterday three million contacts by phone.
Voter contacts around the country -- -- -- this this this race -- ignited and clearly people are.
Are listening and paying attention as you nobody yet -- the early voting is is -- record highs and in this is very interesting race and people are very involved.
At the beginning of almost every campaign appearance that Cindy McCain -- she starts by talking about the fact.
That between McCain and Palin families they have three sons -- -- active military duty right now.
Is she because First Lady she would be the first First Lady since Mamie Eisenhower to have a son.
Who is -- active duty while her husband is the commander in -- Well that's the reason I am here I was -- face -- at the time my my son you deployed to Iraq and I it -- it became very important to me that the commander in chief would be my husband and I I believe in what he stands for and and -- -- he believes.
Is certainly where the surge was going that particular time and and where what we needed to do to make sure that we win nest and more importantly be able to bring these troops home in honor and victory.
So what I for me it's and it's very important.
That my husband win nests and and be the commander in -- because I truly believe in him.
And as a military and yeah I like every other mother I worry about my children and I want them safe.
And I believe my husband will help give them safe.
-- that same note John McCain has talked about the decision.
That his father had to make when he was commander of the Pacific to bomb Hanoi.
While his son was in prison there and McCain himself fought for the surge while his son was on the front lines in Iraq.
I asked mrs.
McCain what that was like far.
Every time it was right I supported it I absolutely support the surge supported -- -- hasn't the message that my husband had.
-- what he did to help help.
Pushed the surge along.
I also obviously I'm a mother I was worried that I knew he was doing the right thing and more importantly my son was doing what he wanted to do.
In these showing you these young men and women -- the finest that America has to offer.
And there and they are doing and an incredible job and as you know my husband tells a story about being near and 600.
Young men were were.
They're really listens for and they all realists and they air while they are interact with the message to my husband was please let us win.
And that's -- what my as a -- sent.
-- also asked her about whether she'd be happy to move to Washington and that which is a place that she's.
Pretty much done our best to avoid all of these years she stayed in Arizona while her husband as a senator she says she would be very excited and that it would be an honor.
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