WASHINGTON (AP) _ The brother of presidential candidate Sen.
John McCain says he'll withdraw from campaign activities after
calling 911 to complain about traffic. Joe McCain says he's sorry
about the call.
The GOP candidate's brother, who lives in Alexandria, Va., told
Washington radio station WTOP he was returning from a campaign
event in Philadelphia around 2 a.m. Saturday when he got stuck in
traffic at a bridge.
Frustrated, he called 911 to figure out what was going on. He
also called the Alexandria Police Department.
He tells WTOP he'll write an apology to the 911 operator and to
the Alexandria police. In the meantime, he stopping any campaign
activities. He says his brother won't be happy about the incident.
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