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Joe Lieberman lauds McCain’s accommodation of Jewish observance

Joe Lieberman lauds McCain’s accommodation of Jewish observance

In eulogy for John McCain, Joe Lieberman recalls McCain’s accommodation of Lieberman’s Jewish observance and his love of Jerusalem.JTA, 02/09/2018 10:24
Bipartisan committee to discuss McCain commemoration

Bipartisan committee to discuss McCain commemoration

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell to appoint committee to make recommendations for how to commemorate memory of late Senator.Ben Ariel, 29/08/2018 00:09
'Trump was furious when he learned what UNRWA, PA were doing'

'Trump was furious when he learned what UNRWA, PA were doing'

Journalist David Bedein explains how US President reacted to learning of incitement, depiction of terrorists as role models, in PA schools.Hezki Baruch, 28/08/2018 16:30
The life and legacy of John McCain

The life and legacy of John McCain

Tributes from around the US are pouring in for Sen. John McCain. Take a look at his remarkable life, courage and message for America.NPR, 28/08/2018 03:31
Charles Schumer wants to name Senate building for John McCain

Charles Schumer wants to name Senate building for John McCain

Democratic Minority Leader seeks to rename Russell building after late Republican Senator John McCain.JTA, 28/08/2018 01:12
Trump orders flags at half-staff following McCain's death

Trump orders flags at half-staff following McCain's death

Trump issues statement recognizing death of Senator John McCain following criticism of his response to the passing of the longtime senator.Ben Ariel, 27/08/2018 23:35
McCain to be buried next Sunday

McCain to be buried next Sunday

Senator John McCain will be buried at the U.S. Naval Academy in Annapolis, Maryland a day after a national memorial service in Washington.Ben Ariel, 27/08/2018 01:37
The end of the heroic:  Senator John McCain (RIP)

The end of the heroic:  Senator John McCain (RIP)

John McCain was living proof of something intangible that American culture has lost.Prof. Paul Eidelberg, 26/08/2018 23:41
'No greater defender of Israel than John McCain'

'No greater defender of Israel than John McCain'

Netanyahu remembers late Senator John McCain as a 'great patriot' and 'defender of Israel'.David Rosenberg, 26/08/2018 17:42
'An American patriot and true friend of Israel'

'An American patriot and true friend of Israel'

PM Netanyahu eulogizes Senator John McCain following his passing. 'His support for Israel never wavered.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/08/2018 10:29
Flashback: Senator McCain speaks to Arutz Sheva

Flashback: Senator McCain speaks to Arutz Sheva

John McCain was in Israel in October 2015, when he spoke to Arutz Sheva about recent terror attack in Tel Aviv, and the proper US response.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/08/2018 10:02
Israeli politicians eulogize John McCain

Israeli politicians eulogize John McCain

Minister Shaked: 'McCain was one of Israel's greatest friends. An American hero who refused release from captivity before other soldiers.'Hezki Baruch, 26/08/2018 08:37
Senator McCain passes away

Senator McCain passes away

Republican Arizona Senator dies at age 81 after a battle with cancer.Ben Ariel, 26/08/2018 04:31
McCain stops brain cancer treatment

McCain stops brain cancer treatment

Family of longtime Arizona Senator says he has decided to stop treatment for the brain cancer he has been battling for over a year.Ben Ariel, Canada, 25/08/2018 00:11
McCain blasts 'disgraceful' Trump-Putin meeting

McCain blasts 'disgraceful' Trump-Putin meeting

Arizona Senator among series of lawmakers to criticize Trump following his summit with Russian President.Elad Benari, 17/07/2018 03:05
McCain to Trump: Hold Putin accountable or cancel meeting

McCain to Trump: Hold Putin accountable or cancel meeting

Arizona Senator suggests Trump cancel his meeting with Russian President if he won't hold him "accountable" for aggression toward the U.S.Ben Ariel, Canada, 14/07/2018 01:36
McCain regrets not picking Joe Lieberman as 2008 running mate

McCain regrets not picking Joe Lieberman as 2008 running mate

Arizona Senator battling cancer says he regrets not choosing Joe Lieberman, Democrat turned independent, for VP in 2008 race.JTA, 08/05/2018 07:26
McCain: I want Obama at my funeral - but not Trump

McCain: I want Obama at my funeral - but not Trump

Senator battling brain cancer reportedly planning his own funeral, requesting presidents Bush and Obama eulogize him.David Rosenberg, 07/05/2018 08:25
McCain scolds Trump in new book

McCain scolds Trump in new book

Arizona Senator accuses Trump of failing to uphold U.S. values in his new memoir.Ben Ariel, 04/05/2018 05:35
Senator McCain in 'stable condition' following surgery

Senator McCain in 'stable condition' following surgery

John McCain, diagnosed with cancer in 2017, underwent surgery to treat intestinal infection, said to be in 'stable condition'.David Rosenberg, 17/04/2018 11:49
John McCain: Very poor prognosis on brain cancer

John McCain: Very poor prognosis on brain cancer

Former Republican presidential candidate and Arizona senator says doctors not optimistic about fight with brain tumor.Gary Willig, 25/09/2017 19:15
Watch: John McCain returns to Senate to applause

Watch: John McCain returns to Senate to applause

Senators applaud as Arizona Senator diagnosed with brain cancer returns for vote on healthcare bill., 25/07/2017 22:24
McCain: I'll be back soon

McCain: I'll be back soon

Despite surgery to remove cancerous tumor near left eye, Senator John McCain pledges to return to Senate soon.David Rosenberg, 20/07/2017 20:34
John McCain diagnosed with brain cancer

John McCain diagnosed with brain cancer

2008 GOP presidential candidate diagnosed with 'aggressive' form of brain cancer. Experts suggest senator has 14-16 months to live.David Rosenberg, 20/07/2017 09:44
McCain: Putin a bigger threat than ISIS

McCain: Putin a bigger threat than ISIS

Senator John McCain warns that Russian President is a "premier and most important threat".Ben Ariel, 30/05/2017 05:37
McCain: Trump should consider strike on North Korea

McCain: Trump should consider strike on North Korea

Senator John McCain says pre-emptive strike against North Korea should be considered, but only as the last resort.Ben Ariel, 01/05/2017 00:07
McCain: China has done nothing on North Korea

McCain: China has done nothing on North Korea

Arizona Senator criticizes China for not helping ease tensions with North Korea.Ben Ariel, 27/04/2017 05:43
McCain: North Korean leader a 'crazy fat kid'

McCain: North Korean leader a 'crazy fat kid'

Arizona Senator says China is the only one who can control Kim Jong-Un.Arutz Sheva Staff, 23/03/2017 05:45
McCain: Trump should present proof of Obama wiretapping

McCain: Trump should present proof of Obama wiretapping

Senator John McCain urges Trump to come up with evidence of Obama wiretapping or retract his claim.Ben Ariel, 13/03/2017 04:13
McCain secretly visits Syria

McCain secretly visits Syria

Senator McCain visits Kurdish-held region of Syria, meets United States military officials.Ben Ariel, 23/02/2017 05:39
Republican Senators to vote in favor of Trump's Sec'y of State

Republican Senators to vote in favor of Trump's Sec'y of State

Senators John McCain and Lindsey Graham will vote in favor of Rex Tillerson despite their concerns over his ties with Russia.Ben Ariel, 23/01/2017 03:03
Speaker Ryan: Obama abstention 'absolutely shameful'

Speaker Ryan: Obama abstention 'absolutely shameful'

House Speaker, Senator McCain and Israeli lawmakers blast Obama administration for abstaining at the UN Security Council.Ben Ariel, Canada, 23/12/2016 22:23
Who did Kasich vote for?

Who did Kasich vote for?

Ohio Governor John Kasich revealed his choice for president after sending his mail-in ballot on Monday.David Rosenberg, 01/11/2016 08:55
Trump attacks Republican Party leaders

Trump attacks Republican Party leaders

Trump shrugged off Republican leaders who dropped support, and publicized new ad showing Hillary as a proven failure.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/10/2016 21:06
Republican voters stand by their man afterscandal

Republican voters stand by their man afterscandal

Under attack for a leaked video in which he makes lewd comments about women, Donald Trump sees only a small drop in overall support.Gary Willig, 09/10/2016 16:16
Trump says 'zero chance' he will quit

Trump says 'zero chance' he will quit

Despite heavy criticism from Republican leaders, Trump says there is 'zero chance' he will quit his candidacy for election.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/10/2016 10:18
Republicans seek to give Israel more in aid

Republicans seek to give Israel more in aid

Senators Graham, Ayotte, McCain and Cruz say they want to add a measure giving Israel an additional $1.5 billion in military aid.Elad Benari, 21/09/2016 06:14
Trump declines to endorse Ryan and McCain

Trump declines to endorse Ryan and McCain

Donald Trump declines to endorse House Speaker and former presidential nominee in their primary fights, says he's "not quite there".Ben Ariel, 03/08/2016 04:16
Backlash to Trump's Khan comments swift and hard

Backlash to Trump's Khan comments swift and hard

Unilateral and bipartisan condemnation burns through the media after Trump criticizes the family of a fallen soldier.Rachel Kaplan, 01/08/2016 22:55
McCain: Obama responsible for Orlando shooting

McCain: Obama responsible for Orlando shooting

Leading Republican Senator blames Obama for mass shooting in Orlando, then takes back the comment.Ben Ariel, 17/06/2016 05:15
McCain backs Trump, but doesn't forget insult

McCain backs Trump, but doesn't forget insult

Ex-presidential nominee slams anti-Trump party leaders who are 'out of step' with voters, but demands he apologize to prisoners of war.Ari Yashar, 08/05/2016 19:36
McCain: Fight against ISIS is headed for failure

McCain: Fight against ISIS is headed for failure

Senior Republican lawmaker warns the United States-led coalition must scale up the fight against ISIS.Arutz Sheva Staff, 06/04/2016 05:20
McCain backs Romney on Trump

McCain backs Romney on Trump

Arizona Senator urges Republican voters to "pay close attention" to what experts are saying about Trump.Ben Ariel, 04/03/2016 00:15
Syria peace deal is 'Ukraine 2.0'

Syria peace deal is 'Ukraine 2.0'

McCain slams ceasefire agreement for letting Russia keep bombing at will, Ya'alon skeptical: 'we can't make an egg from an omelette.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/02/2016 15:21
McCain flabbergasted Kerry likes Russia's bombing

McCain flabbergasted Kerry likes Russia's bombing

'I'm not making this up,' says an incensed McCain quoting Kerry's support for Russian bombing of US-backed Syrian opposition forces.Arutz Sheva Staff, 18/12/2015 14:01
Senators want US troops to fight ISIS in Syria

Senators want US troops to fight ISIS in Syria

John McCain, Lindsey Graham call for 100,000 soldiers from Middle East, US to fight against ISIS in Syria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/11/2015 20:09
McCain: Terror Wave May be Due to Obama's Weakness

McCain: Terror Wave May be Due to Obama's Weakness

Ex-presidential candidate says Abbas acting with impunity, likely due to perceived American weakness in region.Eliran Aharon, 09/10/2015 09:01
McCain: Not Impossible to Override Veto

McCain: Not Impossible to Override Veto

Arizona senator tells Arutz Sheva the dynamics in Congress favor those who oppose the Iran deal.Nitsan Keidar, 06/08/2015 00:13
Top US Navy Nominee Debunks Obama's 'Deal or War'

Top US Navy Nominee Debunks Obama's 'Deal or War'

Watch: Adm. Richardson, nominee to be next Chief of Naval Operations, tells Senate there are 'other options besides going to war' with Iran.Ari Yashar, 30/07/2015 22:54
US: Only 60 Syrians Being Trained to Fight ISIS

US: Only 60 Syrians Being Trained to Fight ISIS

Defense Secretary admits to piddling number of 'moderate' recruits far below expected turnout, as McCain charges Obama is 'losing to ISIS.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 08/07/2015 09:21
Senator McCain: US is Losing Against ISIS

Senator McCain: US is Losing Against ISIS

'When you are not winning, you are losing," McCain says, blasting Obama's 'delusional' lack of strategy, weak response to ISIS.Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/07/2015 22:23
Congress Demands Obama Abandon Iran Nuclear Deal

Congress Demands Obama Abandon Iran Nuclear Deal

Leading Senators urge a 'pause' in negotiations, slam administration official for saying nuclear inspections unnecessary.Ari Yashar, 02/07/2015 12:48
Sen. McCain: Obama, Get Over Your Tantrum

Sen. McCain: Obama, Get Over Your Tantrum

Republican senator tells Obama – 'the least of your problems is what Bibi said in an election campaign.'Gil Ronen, 22/03/2015 19:57
McCain Stands Behind Republican Letter to Iran

McCain Stands Behind Republican Letter to Iran

Senator John McCain says Republicans stand behind a letter to Iran's leaders despite an outpouring of criticism.Elad Benari, 13/03/2015 06:15
McCain: Israel Relations 'the Worst I've Seen'

McCain: Israel Relations 'the Worst I've Seen'

Republican Senator John McCain says President Obama has had "unrealistic expectations" of Israel.Elad Benari, 02/02/2015 06:12
Senator McCain Urges Ground Forces to Combat ISIS

Senator McCain Urges Ground Forces to Combat ISIS

Heading a delegation of US senators to the Middle East, John McCain argues ground forces are needed to defeat ISIS for good.Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/01/2015 21:25
Syria: McCain Violated Our Sovereignty

Syria: McCain Violated Our Sovereignty

Syria complains to UN about several officials, including Senator John McCain, who entered the country without visas.Arutz Sheva Staff, 06/01/2015 02:14