Sarah Palin reacts to Sen. John McCain’s brain cancer diagnosis
John McCain is a "fighter", said Sarah Palin in reaction to news that her 2008 running mate had been diagnosed with brain cancer.
Palin said "he is one to endure", that "these hardships add fuel to enduring", confident that this would be how "he’ll face the situation."
With regard to her personal relationship with McCain, Palin said:
"In politics, personal loyalty is really an almost nonexistent virtue, and in my life, in my families life, Senator McCain has embodied loyalty and I can’t tell you how rare and valuable and respectful that is, and I just wish more people could know him personally as my family does."
Palin spoke via telephone with Fox News host Tucker Carlson: