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John McCain

John Sidney McCain III is the senior United States Senator from Arizona. He was the Republican nominee for president in the 2008 United States election.
McCain followed his father and grandfather, both four-star admirals, into the United States Navy, graduating from the U.S. Naval Academy in 1958. He became a naval aviator, flying ground-attack aircraft from aircraft carriers. During the Vietnam War, he nearly lost his life in the 1967 USS Forrestal fire. In October 1967, while on a bombing mission over Hanoi, he was shot down, seriously injured, and captured by the North Vietnamese. He was a prisoner of war until 1973. McCain experienced episodes of torture, and refused an out-of-sequence early repatriation offer. His war wounds left him with lifelong physical limitations.
He retired from the Navy as a captain in 1981 and moved to Arizona, where he entered politics. Elected to the ... » Read more on Wikipedia.org

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John McCain: 'I respect Hillary Clinton'
2014-07-06
John McCain may be a favorite of Hillary Rodham Clinton, but the Arizona senator took great pains not to say that specific word when talking about the possible presidential candidate. “I hope this program is blacked out in Arizona,” McCain joked Sunday ...
(USA TODAY)
  1. John McCain, Lindsey Graham: Audit disputed Afghanistan election
  2. McCain on being Clinton's 'favorite Republican'
  3. Commentary: McCain's sports musings are wide-ranging

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John McCain, Lindsey Graham: Audit disputed Afghanistan election
2014-07-05
Less than a week after allegations of fraud prompted election officials in Afghanistan to delay the results of that country's presidential runoff election, Sens. John McCain, R-Ariz., and Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., called Friday for the two remaining ...
(CBS News)
  1. McCain, Graham Urge Audit in Afghan Election
  2. Afghan presidential candidate rejects 'unacceptable' results delay
  3. International players spring into action to end Afghan election impasse

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John McCain becomes first high-ranking US official to visit India's new prime ...
2014-07-04
Narendra Modi was once a persona non grata in the United States, denied a visa over religious rioting in his home state more than a decade ago. But on Thursday, Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) became the first of several high-ranking U.S. officials to visit ...
(Washington Post (blog))
  1. Modi and McCain talk of desire to "revitalise" India-US ties
  2. Narendra Modi to John McCain: New level of ties
  3. US Senator McCain calls on Modi

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Spying Report Mars Senator McCain's Trip to India
2014-07-02
NEW DELHI —. A visit to India by U.S. Senator John McCain on Wednesday was overshadowed by a row over reports that the National Security Agency was authorized to spy on Prime Minister Narendra Modi's party in 2010. McCain cancelled a news ...
(Voice of America)
  1. UPDATE 1-US spying row overshadows McCain's trip to India
  2. India summons US envoy after reports over NSA spying
  3. India summons US envoy over spying claim

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US Senator John McCain begins India tour tomorrow; Kerry visit on July 31
2014-07-01
NEW DELHI: Ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to the US in September, leaders from across the American political spectrum will be visiting India this month starting with Republican Senator John McCain, who will be here tomorrow, and ...
(Economic Times)
  1. Kerry, McCain to visit ahead of PM's US trip
  2. John Kerry to visit India this month, as McCain comes calling tomorrow
  3. India-US track picks up speed with high level visits

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John McCain: Cochran's Tactics against Tea Party in MS Worth Emulating
2014-06-30
One week after traveling to Mississippi to do his utmost to help Senator Thad Cochran (R) beat Tea Party rival Chris McDaniel, Senator John McCain (R-AZ) talked about the strengths he saw in Cochran's approach to campaigning. According to AZ Central, ...
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  1. GOP still needs to fix its minority voter deficit [Commentary]
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  3. Lessons From Mississippi on Obamacare: It's Not Just the Words, It's the Music ...

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Here's A Picture Of John McCain Hanging Out With ISIS Freedom Fighters In 2013
2014-06-26
So here's a heck of a thing: Back in May 2013, Forever Warmonger John McCain was really excited about the prospects of arming the Syrian moderates who were fighting to free that country from the iron grip of Bashar al-Assad. He even sneaked into the ...
(Wonkette (satire))
  1. ISIS post photos they took with old friend John McCain

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John McCain would 'probably change the name' of the Washington Redskins
2014-06-26
ARLINGTON, Va. — If Arizona Sen. John McCain owned the Washington Redskins, he would consider changing the name of the organization. While speaking at the Associated Press Sports Editors conference Thursday afternoon, McCain was asked about ...
(USA TODAY)
  1. Sen. John McCain worries about competitiveness in college sports, weighs in on ...
  2. John McCain would change 'Redskins' name
  3. John McCain: I'd drop Redskins nickname if I owned team

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Bill Maher: Hillary Clinton a war hawk; 'John McCain in drag'
2014-06-26
HBO's “Real Time” host Bill Maher took a swipe at former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton over her past approval of the Iraq war and subsequent change of heart, calling her recent renouncement of the U.S. involvement in the conflict as hardly believable.
(Washington Times)

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