- Your Voice
Terry Ketron/Special to The Explorer, Vaughn Barnes, standing at left, addressed several healthcare concerns and questions to Sen. John McCain. But he concluded his opportunity to speak by asking the senator why he had not better supported Sarah Palin, the senator's vice presidential running mate, after their unsuccessful run for the country's two top positions. McCain had a strong response. "I would be glad to provide you with a long record," including comments from Palin herself, he said.