Excerpts from Republican John McCain's concession speech Tuesday in Phoenix, Ariz.
Thank you. Thank you, my friends. Thank you for coming here on this beautiful Arizona evening.
My friends, we have — we have come to the end of a long journey. The American people have spoken, and they have spoken clearly.
A little while ago, I had the honor of calling Senator Barack Obama to congratulate him on being elected the next president of the country that we both love.