McCain Speaks to the Brigade of Midshipmen

Senator John S. McCain addressed the Brigade of Midshipmen about service to your country and leadership during a Forrestal lecture on Monday, 30 October 2017 starting at 7 p.m. at the U.S. Naval Academy’s Alumni Hall.

John McCain graduated from the Naval Academy with the Class of 1958. He served in the United States Navy until 1981. He was elected to the U.S. House of Representatives from Arizona in 1982 and elected to the United States Senate in 1986. He was the Republican Party’s nominee for president in the 2008 election. He currently serves as Chairman of the Senate Committee on Armed

Services.

Associate Press: McCain thanks Midshipmen for their sacrifice to nation

Time.com: 'It's Time to Wake Up.' Read John McCain's Speech to Naval Academy Graduates (Transcript)

Capital-Gazette.com: Senator John McCain at the Naval Academy

A video of the event is available here: https://watchstadium.com/live/united-states-naval-academy-forrestal-lecture/

Source: USNA Public Affairs Office
Updated: 31 October 2017

Senator John McCain,
USNA Class of 1958

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