John McCain Returns $3 Million To Donors, Signals Public Financing

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

In another sign that John McCain is moving toward accepting public financing this fall, the Republican's campaign is returning about $3 million in checks to contributors who have given money for his general election campaign, funds he could not use if he opts into the public system.
more stories like this

McCain's campaign, in letters to contributors, is asking supporters to write new checks to a special fund created to help the Arizona senator pay legal and accounting expenses related to compliance with the public funding system.

Read more on Boston Globe

Suggest a correction