John McCainJohn McCainMcCain made secret trip to Syria A guide to the committees: Senate Webb: The future of conservatism MORE is taking a page directly from the playbook of Sen. Hillary Rodham Clinton (D-N.Y.) with his own 3 a.m. ad, questioning Barack ObamaBarack ObamaDem senator: Trump thinks LGBT stands for 'Let’s Go Back in Time' Inauguration singer to Trump: Meet with me and my transgender sister NY attorney general: Transgender students to be protected despite withdrawal of Obama regulations MORE's ability to handle a national crisis and continuing to use attacks made during the tough Democratic primary against the Illinois senator.

McCain's new ad uses footage from Clinton's original, then shows Clinton saying, during the Democratic primary, that "Senator McCain has a lifetime of experience that he will bring to the White House, and Senator Obama has a speech he gave in 2002."

The ad tells viewers that "Hillary's right"; it will air in key states according to the McCain campaign.