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McCain off Crist tour due to death in family



Sen. John McCain planned to tour the Panhandle on Wednesday, but backed out after the death of his mother-in-law. Charlie Crist's campaign confirmed the change Monday night.

Marguerite Hensley died Sunday peacefully with her daughter and McCain's wife, Cindy McCain, at her side, the AP reported.

[Last modified: Wednesday, September 15, 2010 11:33am]


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