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John Rich is “Raisin’ McCain”

Posted by Reid on August 13, 2008

I love this, it is just in time to start generating some excitement for the candidate! Go to his website and download the song for free, and watch for the video coming soon!
clipped from johnrich.com

07.31.08
Country star John Rich wants fans ‘Raising McCain’

By BETH FOUHY

Associated Press Writer

Country music star John Rich wants like-minded voters to join him in “Raising McCain.”

The other half of the Nashville duo Big and Rich, the singer-songwriter has penned lyrics for a rock-infused anthem focused on the 5 1/2 years Republican presidential candidate John McCain spent as a prisoner of war in Vietnam and his refusal of an early release.

“He stayed strong, stayed extra long til they let all the other boys out. Now we’ve got a real man with an American plan, we’re going to put him in the big White House,” the song says. Its refrain: “We’re all just raising McCain.”

“I wanted to offer him something that he didn’t have, a rally song, one that really captures that maverick spirit,” Rich said.
The entire world is looking for a way to sucker punch us,” Rich said. “National security is absolutely at the top of the list of issues. That’s why I think John McCain is the guy to keep us safe
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