After a career in the U.S. Navy and two terms as a U.S. representative (1982-86), John McCain was elected to the U.S. Senate in 1986 and re-elected in 1992 and 1998. He has seven children and four grandchildren. He and his wife, Cindy, reside in Phoenix.
Mark Salter has worked on Senator McCain's staff for ten years. Hired as a legislative assistant in 1989, he has served as the senator's administrative assistant since 1993. He lives in Alexandria, Virginia, with his wife, Diane, and their two daughters.
tomrep, October 13, 2008 (view all comments by tomrep)
faith of my fathers is a book I could not not put down.
It is easy to see from reading this bestseller just were
senator john mccain gets his courage and bravery from this is a very fasinating book. his grandfathers heroism during ww2 and his fathers leadership during the vietnam war gave this young flyer the needed grit to survive a communist p.o.w camp and the strength to lead his country in the us senate and make a run for the white house.
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