FIRST AIRED: September 2, 2018

Nice work! Enjoy the show!

×

You’re busy. We get it.

Stay on top of the news with our Editor’s Picks newsletter.

US Edition
Intl. Edition
Unsubscribe at any time. One click, it’s gone.

Thanks for signing up!

×

Transcript

00:00:00
>>
MUSIC]
00:00:05
I see the pride and love in his eyes as he said nothing is going to break you.
SOUND] F
r the rest of my life, whenever I fall down, I’d get back up. Whenever I am hurt, I drive on. Whenever I am brought low, I rise. That is not because I am uniquely virtuous or strong or resilient, it is simply because my father, John McCain, was.
00:00:39
The America of John McCain is generous and welcoming and bold. She is resourceful, and confident, and secure. She meets her responsibilities. She speaks quietly because she is strong. America does not boast because she has no need to. The America of John McCain has no need to be made great again, because America was always great.
00:01:02
>>
APPLAUSE
>> We live in an era where we knock down old American heroes for all their imperfections. When no leader wants to admit to fault or failure, you were an exception and you gave us an ideal to strive for. Look, I know you can see this gathering here in this cathedral.
00:01:31
The nation is here to remember you.