July 8, 2008: McCain, Obama pitch economic plans to Hispanics (AP)

  • “I believe the role of government is to unleash the creativity, ingenuity and hard work of the American people, and make it easier to create jobs,” said McCain in a speech that focused heavily on his overall economic proposals. The economy, the Arizona senator said, is about “the aspirations of the American people to build a better life for their families; dreams that begin with a job.”