What, after all, is a Democrat like me doing at a Republican convention like this?That sums it up. America needs a real American for a leader.
The answer is simple.
I'm here to support John McCain because country matters more than party.
I'm here tonight because John McCain is the best choice to bring our country together and lead our country forward.
I'm here because John McCain's whole life testifies to a great truth: being a Democrat or a Republican is important.
But it is not more important than being an American.
Tuesday, September 02, 2008
From Sen. Joe Lieberman's endorsement speech: