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Fox News Contributor Is Suddenly Self-Aware

Typically, the defining characteristic among the Principled Conservatives who have spoken out against President Trump is that they have very little to lose-except a place on the right side of history. Republican senators Jeff Flake, Bob Corker, and John McCain have taken on Trumpism, but their time

ESQUIRE - 2018-03-21 15:23:00

Slamming Putin call, McCain goes after Trump for 'congratulating dictators on winning sham elections'

WASHINGTON (AP) - President Trump called Russian President Vladimir Putin on Tuesday to congratulate him on his re-election, drawing bruising criticism from members of his own party, including a leading senator who scorned the election as a "sham." Trump also said he and Putin might meet "in the not

USA TODAY - 2018-03-21 12:32:44

White House Confirms Trump-Putin Phone Call

John McCain, a noted Russian Federation hawk, who said "an American president does not lead the free world by congratulating dictators on winning sham elections". "Special attention was paid to making progress on the question of holding a possible meeting at the highest level", the Kremlin's stateme

TRIKKLES.COM - 2018-03-21 03:38:18

'It Would Have Been Like Me Calling Castro': Republicans Slam Trump for Congratulating Putin

After President Donald Trump congratulated Russian leader Vladimir Putin on his re-election during a phone call Tuesday, some Republican senators questioned the wisdom of commending an autocrat whose election they see as fraudulent. Others brushed it off as a diplomatic nicety. "Calling him wouldn't

WEEKLY STANDARD - 2018-03-20 23:01:00

Meghan McCain shares photo of father during his absence from Washington

(CNN) -- Meghan McCain tweeted a photo of her father Sunday, showing her and the Republican senator from Arizona together amid his absence from Capitol Hill. In the photo, Meghan McCain is leaning against her father John McCain with the two sitting next to each other wearing thick jackets. "No place

AZFAMILY - 2018-03-20 17:36:00

In New Hampshire, Trump Talks Past the Opioid Problem

In Trump's speech, the specific crisis of opioids had less to do with health than with toughness.Photograph by Mandel Ngan / AFP / Getty The citizens of New Hampshire have lived with their opioid crisis for so long that the language of recovery has permeated politics in the state, among both Republi

THE NEW YORKER - 2018-03-20 14:16:00

John McCain defends Mueller, 'critical' he completes probe

WASHINGTON (AP) Sen. John McCain is defending the special counsel investigating Russian election interference after a series of tweets from President Donald Trump revived chatter that the Mr. Trump may be preparing to get rid of the veteran prosecutor. The Arizona Republican wrote on Twitter on Sund

KWTX - 2018-03-19 23:46:00

Why Congress Must Act Now to Protect Robert Mueller

The issue isn't whether President Trump is thinking about firing Robert Mueller: we can take that as a given. The issue is whether he thinks he would get away with it.Photograph by Stephen Hilger / Bloomberg via Getty The United States may be on the brink of a constitutional crisis. After three days

THE NEW YORKER - 2018-03-19 23:07:05

John McCain writes letter to repeal USDA catfish program

US Senators John McCain and Jeanne Shaheen sent a letter to the Office of the United States Trade Representative (USTR) Monday asking for the repeal of the controversial United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) catfish program. The letter follows Vietnam's lawsuit filed with the World Trade Or

INTRAFISH.COM - 2018-03-19 21:41:00

Reports of Facebook data misuse spurs calls for regulation, scrutiny of social media firms

WASHINGTON - Revelations that a political data firm may have gained access to the personal information of as many as 50 million Facebook users drew new bipartisan calls on Capitol Hill Monday for Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and the heads of other social media companies to answer questions from Cong

USA TODAY - 2018-03-19 20:18:38

Meghan McCain shares new photo with father from family's home near Sedona

Meghan McCain is giving the country another small glimpse into the recovery of her father, Sen. John McCain. Meghan posted a photo of the two from the family's cabin near Sedona. In the photo, the two are seen bundled up enjoying the cooler northern Arizona temps. The caption reads; "No place I woul

12NEWS.COM - 2018-03-19 19:55:00

Sen. John McCain defends Mueller, says it's 'critical' he completes Russia probe

Recent tweets from Trump have revived talk that the president may, in an attempt to end the Russia investigation, move to have Robert Mueller fired. AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite WASHINGTON - Sen. John McCain is defending the special counsel investigating Russian election interference after a seri


Steering confusion led to fatal John S McCain crash

Singapore says US navy training inadequate, while Stealth MR had insufficient officers on bridge. Confusion about steering control on the US naval vessel John S McCain has been blamed for a fatal collision with a Stealth Maritime tanker off Singapore last year. The warship collided with the 50,800


White House attorney: Trump not considering firing Mueller

President Donald Trump is not considering firing special counsel Robert Mueller, White House attorney Ty Cobb said Sunday evening, attempting to assuage concerns that Trump's attacks of Mueller mean a showdown is imminent. "In response to media speculation and related questions being posed to the A


John McCain Calls for Protecting Robert Mueller as Donald Trump Spins Out of Control

Sen. John McCain (R-AZ) calls for protecting special counsel Robert Mueller as Donald Trump spins out of control as the investigation moves closer to the Oval Office. McCain tweeted: "Special Counsel Mueller has served our country with honesty and integrity. It's critical he be allowed to complete a


McCain: Mueller must be allowed to finish investigation 'unimpeded'

var _informq = _informq || []; _informq.push(['embed']); Sen. John McCainJohn Sidney McCainLawmakers worry about rise of fake video technologyDemocrats put Dreamers and their party in danger by playing hardballTrump set a good defense budget, but here is how to make it betterMORE (R-Ariz.) on Sunda


But What Will You Do About It, Graham and McCain?

The usual Republican suspects like Lindsey Graham and John McCain are once again gravely intoning their disapproval of President Trump's latest aggressive escalation against the Mueller probe. Here's Graham: oday, Tapper asked Sen. Graham for his reaction if Mueller is indeed fired. "Well as I have


Family Releases Photo of Recuperating John McCain; Rare Photo of Senator Since Departing D.C. Last Year

John McCain's family released a photo of the Senator who has remained at home in Arizona since Christmas. McCain is reportedly getting treatment for Stage IV brain cancer. McCain's wife Cindy was recently drawn into the debate about her husband's absence from the U.S. Senate, after True Pundit publi


One story ends, another begins: John McCain's homecoming 45 years ago in Jacksonville

Forty-five years ago Sunday, John McCain woke up in Jacksonville to start the rest of his life. He was not quite home, but in a hospital. Just the night before, on St. Patrick's Day 1973, the Navy pilot had been flown back to the place where he had lived before his horrific five-and-a-half years as


Meghan McCain's Tweet About Torture & Her Father Is So Chilling

A single personnel change by President Donald Trump sparked a debate among Republicans about the United States' use of torture. The conversation has featured notable politicians like Senators John McCain (R-AZ) and Rand Paul (R-KY) scrutinizing Trump's pick to be the new CIA director, Gina Haspel, b