PHOENIX -- U.S. Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) on Wednesday thanked Gov. Jan Brewer for her work on behalf of the state. Brewer announced that she would not seek re-election. He said, in statement:
"I thank my dear friend Governor Jan Brewer for her years of outstanding service to the State of Arizona. First entering public service as a mother concerned about the workings of her local school board, Governor Brewer has served with distinction at every level of state and local government over the last three decades. Throughout her career, Governor Brewer has always been a great champion for our state, and I wish her all the best in her future endeavors."