John McCainJohn McCainBush biographer: Trump has moved the goalpost for civilized society White House to pressure McConnell on ObamaCare McCain: Trump needs to state difference between bigots and those fighting hate 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 ObamaCongress needs to assert the war power against a dangerous president CNN's Don Lemon: Anyone supporting Trump ‘complicit' in racism DOJ warrant of Trump resistance site triggers alarm 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.