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The Departed: History will likely remember invective President Trump has lobbed at John McCain

Today 00:33 GMT

DIRECTOR JUDD APATOW SLAMS DONALD TRUMP'S 'CULT-LIKE' FOLLOWERS OVER JOHN MCCAIN JABS. We bring this all up because President Trump is again railing about the late Sen. John McCain (R-AZ).

The President’s aggressive condemnations of McCain even compelled the McCain Institute for International Leadership, associated with Arizona State University, to publish a news release titled “The Facts About John McCain.”

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Source: The Guradian

'I'm not a fan': Trump's grudge against John McCain continues even in death

Today 00:33 GMT

Trump continues to identify McCain as a central antagonist of his presidency and the source of his greatest woes: blaming him for his role in presenting the FBI with an unverified intelligence report, the so-called “Steele dossier”, after the 2016 election.

Despite pleas from senior Republicans to stop, Trump has continued his verbal assault on McCain, the 2008 Republican presidential nominee and six-term senator who was tortured as a prisoner of war in Vietnam.

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John McCain’s youngest daughter slams Trump in rare public statement

Saturday 12:39 GMT

John McCain’s youngest daughter made a rare public statement hitting back at President Trump in the wake of his attacks on the late Arizona senator.

On Thursday, Trump told Fox Business Network’s “Morning with Maria” that he was “not a fan of John McCain, and that’s fine.” At an event in Ohio, Trump repeated his complaint that McCain voted against his legislation to repeal former President Barack Obama’s health care law and argued the Vietnam War hero was not supportive of military veterans.

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Rep. Adam Kinzinger: John McCain's life will be seen as a testament to the strength of the American character

Saturday 08:04 GMT

The life of the Maverick McCain will be seen as a testament to the strength of the American character, and people around the world will forever see him as a symbol of courage, hope, and perseverance.

ARNOLD SCHWARZENEGGER CALLS DONALD TRUMP'S ATTACKS ON JOHN MCCAIN 'UNACCEPTABLE'. Tough as nails, the Maverick McCain had been a hero of mine long before I had the privilege of meeting him, traveling with him, and later having the honor of calling him my mentor and friend.

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Trump says John McCain 'was horrible, what he did with repeal and replace'

Friday 15:25 GMT

President Trump returned to his ongoing, one-sided feud with the late Sen. John McCain Thursday, telling Fox Business Network's "Mornings with Maria,"  "I'm not a fan of John McCain, and that's fine."

Trump again blamed McCain, who died last August, for giving a dossier of Trump's alleged ties to Russia to the FBI and triggering the ongoing Russia investigation that is currently being helmed by Special Counsel Robert Mueller.

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Matt Gaetz: President 'frustrated' over criticism from Kellyanne Conway's husband, George

Thursday 23:39 GMT

“I think it’s frustrating for him to see George Conway be so critical when Kellyanne has been such a part of the great success that’s driving country.”

“George Conway, often referred to as Mr. Kellyanne Conway by those who know him, is VERY jealous of his wife’s success & angry that I, with her help, didn’t give him the job he so desperately wanted. George Conway repeatedly has questioned the president’s mental health on social media, all while his wife continues to work at the White House.

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CNN’s Don Lemon, April Ryan get defensive over not praising ‘war hero’ John McCain during 2008 election

Thursday 10:50 GMT

CNN anchor Don Lemon and political analyst April Ryan were put on the spot by a GOP commentator for their recent praise for “war hero” Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz. The deceased Republican has been the target of renewed attacks by President Donald Trump on Twitter and to reporters at the White House over the senator’s handling of the Steele dossier as well as his infamous thumbs down vote that derailed the “skinny repeal” of Obamacare in 2017.

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Donald Trump complains he didn’t get a ‘thank you’ for John McCain’s funeral

Thursday 23:39 GMT

Casting aside rare censure from Republican lawmakers, President Donald Trump aimed new blasts of invective at the late John McCain Wednesday, even claiming credit for the senator’s moving Washington funeral and complaining he was never properly thanked.

Donald Trump slams ‘last in his class’ John McCain over Russia investigation dossier. Trump then launched a lengthy rant in which he claimed without citing evidence that McCain had pushed for a war and failed America’s veterans.

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Source: BBC

Trump complains about John McCain funeral

Thursday 20:56 GMT

US President Donald Trump has attacked the late Senator John McCain, complaining that he "didn't get a thank you" for his state funeral. "We sent him on the way, but I wasn't a fan of John McCain," the president said during a visit to an Ohio tank factory.

McCain's widow Cindy told the BBC in the months after her husband's funeral that she may never get over the president's attack on his status as a war hero.

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Trump rips into McCain's legacy, support for Iraq War during speech to Ohio plant workers

Thursday 20:56 GMT

President Trump continued his attack on the late Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., on Wednesday during a speech to workers at an Army tank plant in Ohio – slamming the deceased lawmaker for his support of the United States’ wars in the Middle East and his infamous vote against repealing and replacing the Affordable Care Act.

In 2015, after McCain had said Trump's platform had "fired up the crazies," Trump mocked McCain's imprisonment in the Vietnam War, saying: "I like people that weren't captured."

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Arnold Schwarzenegger calls Donald Trump's attacks on John McCain 'unacceptable,' mocks president's physique

Friday 12:39 GMT

Actor and former Gov. of California Arnold Schwarzenegger isn’t standing for President Trump’s attacks on the late Sen. John McCain.

ARNOLD SCHWARZENEGGER ADMITS HE ‘STEPPED OVER THE LINE SEVERAL TIMES’ WITH WOMEN IN THE PAST. Trump then told reporters on Tuesday that he was “never a fan” of McCain and that he “never will be.” “I endorsed him at his request, gave him the kind of funeral he wanted, which as president of the United States I had to approve,” Trump said.

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Source: The Guradian

Trevor Noah on Boeing: ‘How was a self-crashing plane allowed to fly’

Thursday 16:21 GMT

“Now the question has become,” Trevor Noah reported on Tuesday’s Daily Show, “how was a self-crashing plane allowed to fly in the first place?”

In the weeks since the Ethiopian Airlines plane crash, countries have worked together to ground the Boeing 737 Max 8 aircraft, whose sensor failure is suspected to have crashed two jets in the span of five months. “Now the question has become,” Trevor Noah reported on Tuesday’s Daily Show, “how was a self-crashing plane allowed to fly in the first place?”

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Source: The Guradian

John McCain's daughter issues rare public statement condemning Trump

Friday 15:25 GMT

McCain, the late Arizona senator’s youngest daughter, who rarely speaks publicly, pleaded with Trump for decency after he went after John McCain during an appearance in Ohio.

McCain made it clear before his death that he did not want Trump to be at his funeral, where former presidents Barack Obama and George W Bush delivered eulogies. Trump said in his latest remarks: “I gave him the kind of funeral that he wanted, which as president I had to approve.


“Four hostile newspapers are more to be feared than a thousand bayonets...” ― Napoléon Bonaparte