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USA POLITICS: ‘We Have to Understand Climate May be Changing’: McCain

USA POLITICS: ‘We Have to Understand Climate May be Changing’: McCain

US Senator John McCain says, “There are things happening with the climate in the world that is unprecedented. It’s the cleanest, cheapest, in many ways, source of power. We have to understand that the climate may be changing and we can take common sense measures which will not harm the American people.”

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USA POLITICS: Obamacare Repeal: The Battle Over Healthcare Far From Over

USA POLITICS: Obamacare Repeal: The Battle Over Healthcare Far From Over

Republicans just came closer to passing a partial repeal of the ACA than many would have thought possible. The battle over healthcare is far from over, but the repeated failures of the GOP efforts to repeal Obamacare prove the political durability of the social safety net.

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USA POLITICS: McCain Joins Democrats to Prevent Obamacare Repeal Bill in US Senate

USA POLITICS: McCain Joins Democrats to Prevent Obamacare Repeal Bill in US Senate

When McCain walked to the front of the Senate chamber to cast his deciding “no” vote, giving a thumbs down, Democrats cheered, knowing the bill would fail.

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USA POLITICS: Obamacare Repeal, Replace Bill Will Fail: McCain Predicts

USA POLITICS: Obamacare Repeal, Replace Bill Will Fail: McCain Predicts

“My view is that it’s probably going to be dead,” US Republican Senator John McCain said on the CBS program Face the Nation.

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USA POLITICS: McCain, Graham Slams Tillerson’s Russia Stance

USA POLITICS: McCain, Graham Slams Tillerson’s Russia Stance

“Maybe they’ve got the right approach and we’ve got the wrong approach,” Tillerson said after Putin and Trump’s first meeting at this year’s G20 summit.

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USA POLITICS: China Behaving Like ‘Bully’ in South China Sea: McCain

USA POLITICS: China Behaving Like ‘Bully’ in South China Sea: McCain

“I think it is clear Chinese by filling in these islands are militarizing them and that is in violation of international law,” John McCain US Senator said.

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USA POLITICS: McCain, A Trump Critic, Tells Europe, ‘Trump’s Team in Disarray’

USA POLITICS: McCain, A Trump Critic, Tells Europe, ‘Trump’s Team in Disarray’

“I think Flynn issue obviously shows in many respects this administration is in disarray and they’ve got a lot of work to do,” said Senator John McCain.

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USA POLITICS: Mick Mulvaney Confirmed Trump’s Budget Director

USA POLITICS: Mick Mulvaney Confirmed Trump’s Budget Director

The vote came as Republican Senator John McCain opposed Mick Mulvaney along with 46 Democrats and two independents.

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USA POLITICS: McCain ‘Emboldened’ al-Qaida: Trump Says

USA POLITICS: McCain ‘Emboldened’ al-Qaida: Trump Says

Trump bashed McCain for his history of “losing” and accused the senator of emboldening “the enemy” while getting the U.S. “bogged down in conflict all over the place.”

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USA POLITICS: McCain to Trump: ‘We Are Not Bringing Back Torture’

USA POLITICS: McCain to Trump: ‘We Are Not Bringing Back Torture’

McCain, who was tortured extensively after being shot down over what was then North Vietnam, has led the fight in Congress against abusive interrogation practices.

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USA POLITICS: McCain, Graham Approve Rex Tillerson Nomination

USA POLITICS: McCain, Graham Approve Rex Tillerson Nomination

“After careful consideration and discussion with Mr Tillerson, we decided to support his nomination to be secretary of state,” McCain, Lindsey Graham said.

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USA POLITICS: Official: Donald John Trump Inauguration Takes Center Stage

USA POLITICS: Official: Donald John Trump Inauguration Takes Center Stage

“From this day forward a new vision will govern our land, “President Donald Trump said. “From this day forward it’s going to be only America First.”

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USA POLITICS: ‘Stand Up to Putin’: McCain Calls US To Punish Russia

USA POLITICS: ‘Stand Up to Putin’: McCain Calls US To Punish Russia

“We strongly urge our colleagues toward more stronger sanctions against Russia because of their attack on the United States of America,” John McCain.

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USA POLITICS: John McCain Warns Trump On Waterboarding

USA POLITICS: John McCain Warns Trump On Waterboarding

“I don’t give a damn what the president of the United States wants to do, we will not waterboard,” John McCain pushed back on President-elect Donald Trump.

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USA: Re-Election: McCain, Marco Rubio Won Republican Nominations

USA: Re-Election: McCain, Marco Rubio Won Republican Nominations

Republican U.S. senator Marco Rubio, who abandoned his presidential campaign in March, defeated novice politician Carlos Beruff.

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USA: Trump Declines To Endorse Ryan, McCain In Their Re-Election Bids

USA: Trump Declines To Endorse Ryan, McCain In Their Re-Election Bids

Trump, mirroring the language Ryan used about supporting the nominee before his eventual endorsement, said he was “not quite there yet” on endorsing Ryan in Wisconsin primary.

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