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McCain Camp Defends "God's Children" Advertisement - McCain 7.11 Campaign Press Conference Call AUDIO

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WHO: Senator Mel Martinez (R-FL) WHAT: Press conference call to discuss John McCain's new ad "God's Children" and Immigration WHEN: Friday, July 11 at 11:00 a.m. EDT SUMMARY Sen. Mel Martinez (R-FL) highlighted Sen. John McCain's ties to the Latino community and his work on immigration reform as his discussed McCain's new ad, "God's Children." Martinez claimed that McCain fought for true immigration reform in the Senate whereas Sen. Barack Obama, at the behest of labor unions, submitted an amendment that would have killed the guest worker program in the bill. "Senator McCain valiantly fought the good fight at the height of the primary at whatever political risk it would bring," Martinez said of McCain's commitment to comprehensive immigration reform. The above audio was recorded as part of the OffTheBus Listening Post project. HOW TO SUBSCRIBE TO THIS FEATURE A) Receive e-mail alerts about new uploads by clicking the "Get E-mail Alerts" link at the top of this post. B) Subscribe to the OffTheBus Listening Post podcast by plugging http://www.gcast.com/u/OffTheBus/main.xml into your RSS scraper, or the "Subscribe to Podcast" window under the "Advanced Menu" in iTunes. C) Check the OffTheBus Listening Post Homepage for a full directory of recordings: D) Sign up for our Listening Posts "OTBpresscasts" twitter feed. 2008-06-12-otb_coverage3.gif