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Lindsey Graham: McCain Done "More Than Al Gore" On Global Warming

04/11/2008 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

An online ABC News article on the "surrogate wars" of this year's presidential election quoted Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SC), an ardent supporter of Sen. John McCain's (R-AZ) candidacy, saying that McCain has "earned a reputation...of doing things that put the country ahead of party." As an example, Graham cited McCain's environmental record, claiming that it's stronger that former Vice President Al Gore's...

"Climate change is the road less traveled but he's traveled it even more than Al Gore," Graham said. "Al Gore has talked about it and deserves great recognition but he was around here a long time and never introduced a bill."

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