Stories tagged: Sen. John McCain
Sat., Sept. 23, 2017, 9:52 a.m.
McCain’s choice: Ailing senator plays spoiler again for GOP
John McCain faced a choice that balanced friendship, party loyalty and his convictions. He made the decision some of his closest advisers expected.
Sun., July 30, 2017
Kathleen Parker: Thumbs-down on Trump’s terrible week
A few Trump loyalists may wait for the last lifeboat, but it’s only a matter of time before this administration capsizes, titanically.
Sun., July 30, 2017
Editorial: Try bipartisan approach on health care
Remarkably, the simple truth that health care coverage is vitally important to the American people never seemed to enter into the equation. It appeared as if the stakes were merely …
Mon., June 12, 2017
Leonard Pitts Jr.: Should we grade Trump on a curve?
The GOP asks us to put their party above our country, to grade this presidency on a curve like you would a poor student who was trying real hard.
Tue., Aug. 2, 2016, 1:14 p.m.
Bergdahl lawyers: McCain comments violate due process rights
The Army sought to have U.S. Sen. John McCain back away from statements about punishment for Bowe Bergdahl because of concerns about hurting the soldier’s right to a fair trial, …
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 7, 2015, 2:14 p.m.
Pentagon plan to close Guantanamo expected in coming week
WASHINGTON – The Pentagon’s plan outlining the long-stalled effort to close the Guantanamo Bay detention center, expected in the coming week, includes details suggesting the Centennial Correctional Facility in Colorado …
Fri., June 5, 2015
Senators push for end to military paying NFL to honor troops
WASHINGTON – The New England Patriots got $675,000 from the Army National Guard for honoring American troops, including a “True Patriot” program during a halftime show at home games. “Hardly …
Wed., July 18, 2012, 11:11 a.m.
McCain defends Clinton aide against allegations
WASHINGTON — Republican Sen. John McCain today strongly defended a longtime aide to Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton against unsubstantiated allegations that her family has ties to Egypt’s Muslim …