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We now have Cindy McCain joining us from Central Park.
Live you -- there with the eighth annual.
Achilles hope and possibility race tell us what your connection is to the race -- -- McCain.
Well I am so pleased to be here I was asked to join the organization -- come take a look.
As you know last night it was part of the group that moved -- -- presented -- recycling sit and one can participate in this event.
Great day in a wonderful opportunity.
To celebrate -- people with disabilities and the pilot and -- -- about -- people with -- -- Line and say tell me will you be writing why your runner -- -- jogger we've been walking along.
Well I'm all of it I'm also going out going to -- -- -- the and the array is telling editing candidate for the that's -- participate with my going to hold the rent and watch him on the rod had a great client today the hour.
While we have you mrs.
-- we wanted to -- Talking you know you're in New York today but obviously your home state of Arizona is still so much in the headlines and that's because of the immigration law that is set to pass there.
Hit your husband supports this law -- daughter Megan has come out publicly against it and we're curious how you're feeling about this immigration -- Be nominated there is.
Own and I've been raised with the problems sending and they did acknowledge that didn't get it means being raised on the border -- What I want for our state is -- comments and low key since our state to go on properly.
So why -- you know there's a lot of people and not -- messages.
There's a lot of people have to do it with the issue itself but -- what I -- -- group of people that didn't -- when -- alive heavy metal thing.
Her hands and make sure no we -- he's alive as well I think you're -- I -- As a native Arizona have you seeing -- a change.
In the past few years of more illegal immigrants coming across the border and crime rising.
Yeah there's been there's been an absolutely huge difference if you change and it -- and you don't know why as a mother I'm worried about safety -- you know Arizona is a -- isn't in its statement or that's.
How large the kidnapping our.
And and didn't your mother I'd like to see that your life safety issue handled it in on this is certainly illegal ain't a lot of illegal immigration liar aren't happens.
As you know the Obama administration is considering a legal challenge to the Arizona.
Law and to your governor do you think that the law will actually.
-- I should say or -- go into effect in July as scheduled or will be bogged down in lawsuits.
You know I'm not a lawyer and IA I'm not really I'm not deliberately -- and -- -- many good people that have to do with a lot about it.
I just hope that our -- adults and certainly get on the at least a revolution in this state of Arizona -- get on -- -- they'll -- And I really did you don't we can't we all live we have in this area and and of the hood you know we -- -- -- -- -- I've tourism back and all the things that -- look at perhaps since slipped a little bit molasses.
Morning few weeks and -- we come back to our beautiful day I'm -- -- -- and you and so many other arizonans and I'm sure that you've had many conversations about this.
-- your fellow -- in your family what do you think the solution is there.
-- -- You know highly discrimination that people that are the ones that are in charge of one of the lawmakers himself and advice that I'm -- native -- -- am liking what I'm most concerned about is is an economic.
Some mild for the parents -- and most importantly -- -- -- by the end of this that you just making sure their lives.
Back to normal but I think you really take someone to live life and work on this on the border of Arizona in the corner of the entire -- literally and outstanding -- -- and I'm glad that those are.
Her mom do you understand the issue -- I honestly can't we know that -- -- they're obviously for the race as you mentioned let's get back to talking about that have you seen Prince Harry yet this morning.
-- not yet but I anticipate doing -- and I -- I look forward if I'm glad he's here participating in -- in his wonderful race and I'm glad there's many other people to a -- that are here as well.
Is a wonderful opportunity as I sent B -- -- celebrates.
You know all of we've come with regards to supporting disabilities and I was there that are challenged and great take a look at the great hand cycles and -- running here is because a lot better -- that.
Donated by some wonderful organizationally would be.
And -- -- that this does celebrate people with disabilities and previously they haven't necessarily been able to take part in marathons and races.
Yes I yes that's true that there -- some air quite a few people listen quietly at -- -- part of history.
Because -- -- -- hand -- dollars and and it's a great opportunity -- -- in different you know different.
All kinds of devices that have been implemented for folks that do have disabilities and enable them to be a part -- look at the isn't McCain you know I any -- interesting perspective on this because.
You're actually the wife of a wounded warrior after -- on know that Senator McCain doesn't often talk about that.
And he wears his battle stars -- -- so humbly but that's the truth.
-- -- -- Your -- that is turtle bay -- -- my husband like all of the wounded -- there.
There -- so much so much a part of that are are patriots first.
And really what they want is its ability to be able to do you want to move on -- this particular race -- an opportunity for them.
The group each wounded veteran that I need I know -- I had Sydney we.
As simply -- us you know when we herself proudly the American front so proud to be a part of what's going.
Our have to talk about some of the folks you remember there today -- in this recent.
And -- well.
I'll -- there's there is some some great guys that I -- a lot of last night actually.
You know that they have many many different disabilities they are participating.
In an anchor in a great in a -- -- as well.
And there's they're just sexy in -- -- great -- in such an inspiration.
To those people that with disabilities as well -- They've overcome so much and and it's okay I'm his humbled to be here with them.
Yup but -- -- their desperation people even without disabilities I.
Who is as someone cannot run a -- -- herself.
And so inspired that day can overcome these hurdles and obstacles it really is hobbling.
I I am too actually I hear you on I wouldn't I didn't at -- but I iTunes that you can't run a mile oval.
I am -- inspired but I'm deeply humbled by what they -- there.
Well this is McCain up thanks so much for coming on telling us all about the race and sharing your thoughts on Arizona.
As well it's great to see you at had a great time out there today we'll be covering all morning thank you.
Thank you -- -- -- thanks for covering this is a great day thank you take there.
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