Cindy McCain, the wife of the late John McCain, was caught in a lie by the Phoenix police. The Daily Caller reports:
Cindy McCain issued a partial apology Wednesday after police refuted her claim that she helped to stop a child-trafficker at Phoenix’s Sky Harbor International Airport.
Widow to Republican Sen. John McCain, Cindy joined KTAR News during a Monday radio show to discuss child sex-trafficking — an issue which she is very passionate about — and the link between child-trafficking and major events like the Super Bowl.
During that broadcast, in an effort to tell individuals how to help stop trafficking, McCain told a story that shocked the hosts:
“I came in from a trip I’d been on and I spotted — it looked odd … It was a woman of a different ethnicity than the child, this little toddler she had, and something didn’t click with me. I tell people, trust your gut. I went over to the police and told them what I thought, and they went over and questioned her. And by God, she was trafficking that kid.”
If only Mrs McCain was willing to support actual anti-trafficking measures, such as a wall on the border…