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August 27, 2018 - 5:33 pm
Richmond, VA (WRVA) - President Trump is extending multiple courtesies to the family of Senator and Navy Veteran John McCain, including ordering flags to fly at half-staff. Below are two statements released by the White House for the President: Despite our differences on policy and politics, I...
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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/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/Evan Vucci)
August 27, 2018 - 11:57 am
WASHINGTON (AP) - The flags at the White House, which were lowered over the weekend to mark the death of Sen. John McCain, are back at full-staff. The flags at the U.S. Capitol, meanwhile, remained at half-staff on Monday to honor the Arizona Republican, who died Saturday of brain cancer. President...
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July 09, 2018 - 3:17 pm
ELIZABETH CITY, N.C. (AP) — A study shows wind turbines standing on 22,000 acres of North Carolina farmland do not interfere with a Navy radar system in Virginia. The Virginian-Pilot of Norfolk reports the study by the Massachusetts Institute of Technology also said a developer should not expand...
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June 18, 2018 - 1:10 pm
ARLINGTON, Va. (AP) — The Pentagon's secretive agency for advanced scientific research is receiving a security upgrade at its northern Virginia home. The Arlington County Board on Saturday unanimously approved a project to add nearly 1,300 square feet to the building that's home to the Defense...
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