'It's Just A Fact': McCain Lashes Out at Recent GOP Senate Nominees Despite His Own Presidential Shortcomings During his interview Tuesday on "The Mike Broomhead Show" Sen. John McCain (R-AZ) complained about the shortcomings of Republican candidates while discussing his recent public feuds with Sens. Rand Paul (R-KY) and Ted Cruz (R-TX): "This is just a fact for the last two election cycles we nominated people who could not win a general election ... I mean it's just a fact. And so we have to build consensus around candidates respecting the process, but hopefully one that can get a majority of votes and give us a majority in the Senate. But look the best way to prevent form anything really terrible happening in the next two years is having control of the Senate and the House..."