John McCain

Associated Press
May 30, 2019 - 10:43 am
By LOLITA C. BALDOR Associated Press President Donald Trump said Thursday he had nothing to with directing the U.S. Navy to keep a warship named for the late Sen. John McCain out of sight during his visit to Japan this week. Speaking to reporters as he left the White House, Trump acknowledged that...
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(Jerry Holt/Star Tribune via AP File)
November 12, 2018 - 3:47 pm
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A recently defeated Republican congressman is blaming the Democratic House takeover on the late Republican Sen. John McCain's vote against repealing the Affordable Care Act. First-term Minnesota Rep. Jason Lewis argued in a Wall Street Journal opinion piece first published...
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(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File)
September 04, 2018 - 1:46 pm
By MELISSA DANIELS , Associated Press PHOENIX (AP) — The governor of Arizona announced Tuesday that he will appoint former Sen. Jon Kyl to fill the late Sen. John McCain's seat in the U.S. Senate. Gov. Doug Ducey made the announcement on Twitter minutes before a scheduled news conference. Kyl, a...
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(David Hume Kennerly/McCain Family via AP)
September 03, 2018 - 6:41 am
By SUSAN WALSH , Associated Press ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Sen. John McCain's final journey ended on a grassy hill at the U.S. Naval Academy within view of the Severn River and earshot of midshipmen present and future, and alongside a lifelong friend. A horse-drawn caisson carrying the senator's...
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(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)
September 01, 2018 - 10:38 am
WASHINGTON (AP) President Donald Trump is tweeting out a series of long-standing grievances as an elite political crowd gathers for Sen. John McCain's memorial service. Trump wasn't invited to the service at Washington National Cathedral, where former Presidents George W. Bush and Barack Obama will...
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(Kevin Dietsch/Pool photo via AP)
September 01, 2018 - 7:45 am
By LAURIE KELLMAN , Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — John McCain is getting a presidential farewell, but not from the actual sitting president. At McCain's request, former Presidents Barack Obama, a Democrat, and George W. Bush, a Republican, are speaking about the six-term senator on Saturday at...
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(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
August 31, 2018 - 1:35 pm
By LAURIE KELLMAN and MATTHEW DALY , Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Americans lined up for blocks outside the U.S. Capitol Thursday to say goodbye to John McCain as officials, relatives and friends paid their tributes inside to the Vietnam hero and longtime senator lying in state under the...
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Associated Press
August 31, 2018 - 9:13 am
JOINT BASE ANDREWS, Md. (AP) — The Latest on services for Sen. John McCain (all times local): Sen. John McCain's casket has arrived in Maryland ahead of ceremonies Friday at the U.S. Capitol. McCain was flown to Joint Base Andrews outside Washington after a church service Thursday in Phoenix...
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(AP Photo/Jae C. Hong, Pool)
August 30, 2018 - 12:58 pm
By MELISSA DANIELS, Associated Press PHOENIX (AP) — Arizonans began lining the streets and mourners gathered at a Baptist church Thursday for a second day of memorial services for Sen. John McCain, the maverick politician and former prisoner of war who died at 81. A motorcade was scheduled to take...
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Associated Press
August 30, 2018 - 9:19 am
PHOENIX (AP) — The celebration of Sen. John McCain's life as a former prisoner of war and maverick politician enters a second day with a church service and a military salute before his casket departs his adopted state of Arizona for the U.S. Capitol. A motorcade with McCain's remains leaves...
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