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Graham Doubts McCain: I’m ‘Not So Sure’ a Majority of Americans Back Free Trade

Sunday on ABC’s “This Week,” Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SC) responded to his colleague Sen. John McCain’s assertion that “bipartisan majorities of Americans remain pro-free trade.” McCain made that claim in a tweet he posted on Saturday. https://twitter.com/SenJohnMcCain/status/1005614491768360960 Graham said he

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Palin: McCain VP Regret Remarks ‘Perpetual Gut-Punch’

Former Alaska Governor Sarah Palin reportedly said on Thursday that hearing about Sen. John McCain’s (R-AZ) comments about regretting putting the populist icon on the 2008 ticket is like a “perpetual gut-punch.”

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McCain Regrets Sarah Palin VP Pick

Sen. John McCain (R-AZ) reportedly regrets choosing former Alaska Governor Sarah Palin as his running mate in 2008. Palin galvanized conservatives and working-class voters who were fed up with both political parties when she was put on the ticket, and she was the only reason McCain even had a fighting chance of defeating Barack Obama in 2008—the McCain-Palin ticket took a two-point after the Republican National Convention.

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Report: McCain Doesn’t Want Trump at Funeral

Sen. John McCain (R-AZ) reportedly does not want President Donald Trump to attend his funeral. Instead, those close to the ailing Senator have reportedly indicated that he wants Vice President Mike Pence to attend and former Presidents Barack Obama and George W. Bush to be eulogists.