John McCain


Sen. McCain Declines to Label Trump as a Draft Dodger

Republican Sen. John McCain declined to label President Donald Trump a “draft dodger” Monday even as he renewed his veiled criticism of medical deferments that kept Trump from serving in…

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Trump Issues Warning to McCain After Senator’s Tough Speech

President Donald Trump on Tuesday issued a warning shot after Republican Sen. John McCain questioned “half-baked, spurious nationalism” in America’s foreign policy, saying that “people have to be careful because…

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Mattis Says Afghan Forces Fully Engaged for First Time

Defense Secretary Jim Mattis told lawmakers Tuesday that the Afghanistan security forces are fully engaged in combat military operations for the first time during the 16-year-old war and are suffering…

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Senate Votes to Open Debate on Health-Care Repeal

U.S. Senate Republicans narrowly agreed on Tuesday to open debate on a bill to repeal Obamacare, but the party’s seven-year effort to roll back Democratic President Barack Obama’s signature healthcare…

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McCain’s Return Cheers Fellow Republican Senators

Applause and whoops greeted Sen. John McCain, who is battling brain cancer, as he returned to the Capitol on Tuesday to vote for moving ahead on legislation to dismantle Obamacare…

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McCain’s Cancer Diagnosis Jolts Senate

Sen. John McCain’s diagnosis of brain cancer jolted the Senate where Republicans and Democrats offered prayers and words of encouragement for a six-term lawmaker with a war hero past. “The…

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Senator John McCain Diagnosed With Brain Tumor

Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., has been diagnosed with a brain tumor, his office said Wednesday evening. The Mayo Clinic Hospital in Phoenix said that tests revealed “a primary brain tumor…

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GOP Senator Tries to Reassure Australia After Trump Call

A senior Republican senator on Thursday sought to assure Australia that the United States remains a staunch ally following a tense discussion between President Donald Trump and Australian Prime Minister…

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