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AP
May 30, 2019 - 6:59 am
President Donald Trump says he had nothing to do 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. Trump told reporters as he left the White House on Thursday he "wasn't involved" in the effort. Trump says, "Somebody...
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Getty
March 21, 2019 - 11:01 am
President Donald Trump's slam on Sen. John McCain flips reality on its head when it comes to who gave veterans the option to see a private doctor at public expense. He also pins some of his woes in the Russia investigation on a distorted account of the late senator's actions in the matter. Trump...
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Associated Press
September 04, 2018 - 10:23 am
PHOENIX (AP/CBS) — 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. Cindy McCain tweeted her support for Jon...
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AP
September 02, 2018 - 9:21 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — John McCain is being laid to rest at the U.S. Naval Academy after a five-day procession that served as a final call to arms for a nation he warned could lose its civility and sense of shared purpose. The private ceremony in Annapolis, Maryland, was as carefully planned as the rest...
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AP
September 01, 2018 - 9:47 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the late Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz. (all times local): 11:50 a.m. Former President Barack Obama has paid tribute to his one-time political rival, delivering a eulogy for the late Arizona Sen. John McCain at Washington National Cathedral. Obama said: "We come to...
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AP
August 13, 2018 - 12:52 pm
FORT DRUM, N.Y. (AP) — President Donald Trump has signed a $716 billion defense policy bill named for John McCain after delivering remarks that failed to mention the ailing senator. The measure Trump signed Monday at New York's Fort Drum will boost military pay by 2.6 percent, the largest hike in...
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