John McCain

VIDEO: John McCain Goes AWOL from Sanity, Forgets Iraq Past

VIDEO: John McCain Goes AWOL from Sanity, Forgets Iraq Past
John McCain has devolved. Where once was a well-respected (albeit hawkish and conservative) veteran lawmaker, now stands a pandering, frothing-at-the-mouth shill for the far right of the GOP.
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Apology for POW Swap? Obama Tells GOP to Stuff It

Apology for POW Swap? Obama Tells GOP to Stuff It
In another amazing display of sheer audacity, Republicans have demanded President Obama apologize for the prisoner swap that freed POW Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl from the Taliban in Afghanistan. Well, in a recent speech, Obama told them where they could shove it.
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Opponents of International Disabilities Treaty: More Abortions If Disabled are Guaranteed Equal Rights

Opponents of International Disabilities Treaty: More Abortions If Disabled are Guaranteed Equal Rights
The Obama administration is pushing for ratification of a U.N. accord on the rights of the disabled less than a year after Senate Republicans rejected pleas for its passage from two former GOP presidential nominees and delivered a stinging rebuke to a global treaty modeled largely on American law.
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Bradley Klapper
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McCain Conspiracy Theory About President Obama and Benghazi Quickly Debunked

McCain Conspiracy Theory About President Obama and Benghazi Quickly Debunked
According to John McCain, the President only releases information when events show him in a positive light, and alleged that's the reason no photo was ever released the night of the deadly attacks on the U.S. diplomatic mission in Benghazi.
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Billions Proposed for New Border Security. Where Would the Money Go?

Billions Proposed for New Border Security. Where Would the Money Go?
Federal spending on border security is at an all-time high—and it would get even higher under the Gang of Eight’s new plan. The Senate immigration proposal, released last week, would allocate $4.5 billion in the next five years to tighten control of U.S. borders.
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In Key Senate Job, Ex-Lockheed Exec Replaced by Ex-Lockheed Lobbyist

In Key Senate Job, Ex-Lockheed Exec Replaced by Ex-Lockheed Lobbyist
After five years as a lobbyist, Bonsell rejoined Inhofe’s staff in 2012 as legislative director. Earlier this year, when Inhofe took over from McCain as ranking member on the Armed Services Committee, he hired Bonsell to be staff director.
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Susan Collins: Strengthening Background Checks Doesn't Infringe on Second Amendment Rights

Susan Collins: Strengthening Background Checks Doesn't Infringe on Second Amendment Rights
A bipartisan Senate proposal to expand background checks for gun buyers gained the backing of one Republican and the potential support of a second Sunday as sponsors said the vote expected this week was too close to call.
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'Joe The Plumber' Holding AR-15 Giveaway

'Joe The Plumber' Holding AR-15 Giveaway
As Americans, we will never forget that John McCain forced Sarah Palin onto the world during his failed Presidential run in 2008. But just as we were starting to forget he also created "Joe the Plumber," the failed plumber/Congressional candidate/right-wing activist is back in the news.
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McCain Says GOP Filibustered Hagel Because He Said Mean Things About Dubya

McCain Says GOP Filibustered Hagel Because He Said Mean Things About Dubya
You really couldn't make up stuff like this if you tried. But, amazingly, there actually exists a political party in 2013 America that is filled with people like Sen. John McCain (R-Az.) - angry, petulant, irresponsible, ridiculous, utterly not serious.
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An Unlikely Tale of Two Congressmen

An Unlikely Tale of Two Congressmen
Joining the committees are rambunctious House freshmen and longtime senators willing to take on a second-term president. Republican Rep. Steve Stockman, who has threatened impeachment of Obama over new rules on guns, joins the House panel, while Sen. John McCain, the president's GOP rival in 2008, and tea party Sen. Rand Paul fill out the Senate committee.
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