The Talent Show: Republican Elitist Watch
"Murmurs from the crowd turned to booing. 'Pay a decent wage!' one audience member shouted.
'I've heard that statement before,' McCain said before threatening to leave.
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But he took more questions, including a pointed one on his immigration plan.
McCain responded by saying immigrants were taking jobs nobody else wanted. He offered anybody in the crowd $50 an hour to pick lettuce in Arizona.
Shouts of protest rose from the crowd, with some accepting McCain's job offer.
'I'll take it!' one man shouted.
McCain insisted none of them would do such menial labor for a complete season. 'You can't do it, my friends.'"