Senator John McCain Archives

Dying John McCain Battles Trump to the Last — Makes Shocking Request of Joe Biden

May 6, 2018

John McCain, the US Senator from Arizona who I will compliment by calling a Republican, by today’s standards, in name only, is profiled in a Sunday New York Times article describing his fight against brain cancer at home, which makes…

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Veteran Republican Blasts Trump, GOP For Partisan ‘Sideshow’ in Scathing Attack

February 2, 2018

“The Maverick” is back. President Donald Trump and House Intelligence Committee Chairman Devin Nunes spent the morning readying their “Nothing Burger” memo for release. Just before the memo went public, Senator John McCain released a statement. Ever the pugilist, McCain pulled…

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The Right Wing Noise Machine Just Smeared a Dying War Hero to Protect Trump

January 10, 2018

Is John McCain A “Secret Operative”? Some Right Wing Press Thinks So Republican Senator John McCain — who is bravely fighting cancer — has found himself being praised or loathed by both sides of the political spectrum in the past…

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McCain Tweet Backfires Disastrously as Public Claps Back over Tax Bill Vote

December 5, 2017

John McCain Asks For More Twitter Followers, People Dump Him By The Thousands Over Tax Bill Republican Senator John McCain was applauded by many for his theatrical thumbs down on the massively unpopular GOP health care bill a few months…

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In subtle jab at Trump, McCain raises issue of how the rich dodged the draft

October 23, 2017

Vietnam Vet John McCain Slyly Uses Donald Trump As Example Of Rich Draft Dodgers During War While Republicans Donald Trump and John McCain have put on a good show when they’ve appeared together, there is little doubt they aren’t big…

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DEAD: GOP Senators Collins, McCain Oppose, Effectively Kill Controversial Heath Care Bill

September 22, 2017

Graham-Cassidy Bill Now Short On Votes After McCain, Collins Signal Opposition Much like the other proposals Republicans have put together in their push to repeal and replace Obamacare, the Graham-Cassidy bill began on life support. And as more analysis and information…

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The Super-Racist Ex-Sheriff Trump Just Pardoned Might Be Running For Senate Soon

August 28, 2017

Former Arizona Sheriff Joe Arpaio Says He May Seek Senate Seat After Trump Pardon Republican Donald Trump used his first presidential pardon on the highly controversial former Sheriff of Maricopa County Joe Arpaio last week. Not surprisingly, a firestorm of…

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Watch McCain Scold Trump Nominee Like a Child over Russia Issue

June 20, 2017

John McCain Goes Into Angry Dad-Mode On Donald Trump Nominee Over Soft Russia Answers A common argument President Donald Trump has been making since Inauguration Day has been that Democrats are allegedly stalling his nominees and keeping him from filling numerous positions…

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GOP Rep Slams Trump for ‘Indefensible’ Failure of Judgment with Flynn (VIDEO)

May 18, 2017

Earlier this morning Rep. Charlie Dent (R-PA) made several eye-raising remarks about the hiring of Michael Flynn as National Security Adviser when speaking to Chris Cuomo of CNN: That’s a failure of vetting, its a failure of judgement…There were certainly…

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John McCain Blasts Military Industrial Complex, Calls F-35 Program ‘Scandal And Tragedy’

April 26, 2016

Costly And Long-Delayed Program Gets A Bashing By Senate Armed Services Committee Chairman The nearly $1.5 trillion military project that is the F-35 program has endured tons of criticism as it has been far behind schedule with a price tag…

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