It’s now looking like the brief show of GOP resistance to the nomination of Rex Tillerson for secretary of state was just that, a show. The senate’s leading Russia hawks—John McCain, Lindsey Graham, and Marco Rubio—now say they’re reassured...Show More Summary
Trump spox offer an alt-truth, Ted Cruz and John McCain bend over, and your editrix looked purty on the teevee! Your morning news brief!
Not exactly a vote of confidence: Arizona Sen. John McCain told ABC’s “This Week” that he’s confident in Donald Trump’s national security team, saying, “I couldn’t have picked a better team.” But when ABC’s George Stephanopoulos asked if that confidence extends to the president himself, McCain demurred. “I do not know, George. I do not [...]
The nomination of Rex Tillerson got a boost on Sunday after two influential Republican senators — John McCain of Arizona and Lindsey Graham of South Carolina — offered tepid endorsements of the former Exxon Mobil chief. Rubio bridled...Show More Summary
Sens. John McCain (R-AZ) and Lindsey Graham (R-AZ) “said that they will back the nomination of Rex Tillerson, clearing the way for the oil executive to become secretary of state and leaving just one drama unresolved: What will Marco Rubio [...]
(Paul Mirengoff) Senators John McCain and Lindsey Graham have announced that they will vote to confirm Rex Tillerson as Secretary of State. With these two votes, Tilleson’s confirmation becomes a near certainty. Among Republicans, Senator Marco Rubio appears to be the only holdout. Show More Summary
“I do not know, because he has made so many comments that are contradictory.” — Sen. John McCain, in an interview on ABC News, when asked if he has confidence in President Trump.
Sens. John McCain and Lindsey Graham may have had their doubts but they are ready to vote in favor of former ExxonMobil chief executive Rex Tillerson to be the next secretary of state. That, in short, means his confirmation is all but assured. Show More Summary
If anyone was holding out hope that Senators John McCain and Lindsey Graham were going to be the ones to save us from the former Exxon CEO Rex Tillerson being confirmed as Secretary of State, those hopes were dashed this weekend: Sen. Show More Summary
Sens. John McCain and Lindsey Graham say they will vote for Tillerson
Both have urged tougher sanctions against Russia
WASHINGTON ? Republican Sens. John McCain (Ariz.) and Lindsey Graham (S.C.) declared Sunday that they will be voting to confirm former Exxon Mobil CEO Rex Tillerson as secretary of state. Tillerson’s close business ties with Russia and...Show More Summary
Senators John McCain and Lindsey Graham both announced their support for Rex Tillerson for Secretary of State after both expressed concerns about him.
ABC's George Stephanopoulos asked Senator John McCain this morning, "Do you have utmost confidence in President Trump?"
Click here for reuse options! Seven were arrested after confronting the Arizona senator at his office Thursday. John McCain refused to meet with a group of nine U.S. military veterans Thursday demanding an opportunity to express their...Show More Summary
A group of military veterans gathered in the office of Arizona Sen. John McCain on Thursday to demand that he lead a vote against confirming Rex Tillerson as secretary of state. About 10 veterans came to McCain's senate office and stood in military formation on Thursday morning. Show More Summary
On Monday, Senate Armed Services Committee Chairman John McCain (R-Ariz.) issued a white paper, “Restoring American Power,” on defense spending. “This white paper details what I believe will be necessary to achieve these goals: repeal of the Budget Control Act, a $640 billion base defense budget in fiscal year 2018, innovation for the future, and an end […]
Submitted by Mike Shedlock via MishTalk.com, TechDirt writer Mike Masnick is so disgusted with fake-patriot politicians that he stopped writing about tech dirt and instead wrote about human dirt: Senator John McCain. Masnick took McCain’s...Show More Summary
Politico: “John McCain said on Wednesday evening that he remains undecided about supporting the secretary of state hopeful’s nomination, an adjustment from his stance earlier this week that he is leaning toward support the former ExxonMovilCEO. McCain, along with Sens. [...]
Sir Andrew Wood warned Sen. John McCain that salacious allegations against Donald Trump were out there