Good for Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., for trying to maintain some civility in the health care debate. After a women at a town hall meeting in Arizona this week asked McCain if Obama knows we still live under a Constitution, McCain assured her that, yes, Obama knows that and respects the Constitution — which many audience members booed. But McCain continued, adding that Obama is sincere in his beliefs (more boos) but that he and Obama have a fundamental difference in philosophy about the role of government — which is why, McCain noted, we have elections and competition among political parties. "He is the president of the United States," McCain said, "and let's be respectful."
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