tv Sen. John Mc Cain Lies in State at Arizona State Capitol CSPAN August 29, 2018 7:49pm-8:01pm EDT
from phoenix now as senator john mccain's body continues to lie in state in the arizona state capitol building. career, his political senator mccain spent more than a 20 years with the u.s. navy before retiring in 1981 as a captain. his service included calming missions during the vietnam war where he faced injury and captivity when he was shot down over northern vietnam in the fall of 1967. senator mccain is survived by his wife cindy, his seven children, and his 106-year-old mother roberta.
[inaudible] >> we will continue to stream video from the arizona state capitol throughout the evening online at c-span.org. over the next few days, c-span will bring your coverage of several events honoring the late senator john mccain. tomorrow at 1:00 p.m. eastern, the north phoenix baptist church will hold funeral services with former vice president joe widen among the scheduled speakers. on friday he lies in state at the u.s. capitol and on saturday at 9:00 a.m., his widow, cindy mccain, lays a wreath at the vietnam veterans memorial on the national mall before a funeral services are held at the national cathedral. including speeches by former