The debate is on!
"Optimistic that there has been significant progress toward a bipartisan agreement," the McCain campaign said in a statement they are "resuming all activities and the Senator will travel to the debate this afternoon."
McCain announced on Wednesday that he was suspending all campaign activity to head to Washington and work towards a resolution on the bailout plan.
Tune in to the first presidential debate tonight on ABC News or ABCNews.com at 9 p.m. ET!