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Senators Unveil Resolution on Syria; ‘How Many More Have to Die?’ Asks McCain

Senators Unveil Resolution on Syria; ‘How Many More Have to Die?’ Asks McCainMark Wilson/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) -- A small group of senators Wednesday unveiled a resolution on Syria, that condemns the government of Syria and “supports the right of the people of Syria to defend themselves." “How many more peop...

US Commander in Afghanistan Wants ‘Significant Combat Power in 2013′

US Commander in Afghanistan Wants ‘Significant Combat Power in 2013′Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) -- The commander of the U.S. and NATO forces in Afghanistan strongly suggested Thursday that there won't be any immediate withdrawal of American soldiers from the country after troop levels shrink to 68,000 by ...

Meghan McCain Reveals to ‘Playboy': ‘I Love Sex’

Meghan McCain Reveals to ‘Playboy': ‘I Love Sex’Dustin Finkelstein/WireImage(NEW YORK) -- John McCain may have recently come to former running mate Sarah Palin’s defense, but in an interview with Playboy magazine, his daughter Meghan revealed still-simmering tensions between the McCain and Pal...

HBO’s McCain-Palin Movie ‘Game Change’ Premieres Saturday Night

HBO’s McCain-Palin Movie ‘Game Change’ Premieres Saturday NightJeff Fusco/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- The semi-controversial HBO political movie Game Change that documents John McCain's unsuccessful presidential campaign in 2008 -- particularly his choice of Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin as his running mate, premieres Sat...

John McCain Tells Leon Panetta ‘We’re Not Leading’ on Syria

John McCain Tells Leon Panetta ‘We’re Not Leading’ on SyriaKARIM SAHIB/AFP/​Getty Images(WASHINGTON) -- Sen. John McCain, a supporter of U.S. military action to bring down the Assad regime in Syria, told Defense Secretary Leon Panetta on Wednesday that the United States has failed to show unilateral leadersh...

Boehner Rejects McCain’s Call for Airstrikes in Syria

Boehner Rejects McCain’s Call for Airstrikes in SyriaChris Maddaloni/CQ-Roll Call(WASHINGTON) -- House Speaker John Boehner on Tuesday rebuffed Sen. John McCain’s call for U.S. airstrikes on Syrian forces to protect rebel forces.“I think the situation in Syria is pretty complicated,” Bo...

Obama Administration Does Not Agree With McCain’s Call for Airstrikes in Syria

Obama Administration Does Not Agree With McCain’s Call for Airstrikes in SyriaComstock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) -- Sen. John McCain Monday called for the United States to begin airstrikes against the government of Syria, but the Obama administration indicated it did not agree with his strategy.“Foreign capitals across the wo...

John McCain Calls for US Airstrikes In Syria

John McCain Calls for US Airstrikes In SyriaMark Wilson/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) -- Arizona Sen. John McCain on Monday called for the United States to start airstrikes in Syria.“Time is running out. Assad’s forces are on the march,” McCain said on the Senate floor. “Provi...

Ariz. Sheriff to Continue Congressional Bid

Ariz. Sheriff to Continue Congressional BidScott Olson/Getty Images(PHOENIX, Ariz.) -- Support for Arizona Sheriff Paul Babeu has been mixed since the Pinal County sheriff found himself embroiled in allegations that he threatened to have his ex-boyfriend deported.Arizona Sen. John McCain stood ...

McCain: Iran with Nuclear Weapons Poses a Threat to Israel

McCain: Iran with Nuclear Weapons Poses a Threat to IsraelComstock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) -- Asked on This Week about whether he agreed with the Obama administration’s advice to Israel on the growing threat from Iran, Sen. John McCain suggested the Jewish state was “pretty good” at assessing...

McCain Concerned About Tone of GOP Campaign

McCain Concerned About Tone of GOP CampaignJoe Raedle/Getty(WASHINGTON) -- Sen. John McCain  on Sunday expressed deep concern over the tone of the campaign for the GOP presidential nomination on This Week, admitting that it may actually be helping President Obama in his bid to be re-electe...

Sen. McCain Supports Talks with the Taliban

Sen. McCain Supports Talks with the TalibanABC News(WASHINGTON) -- Sen. John McCain endorsed U.S. talks with the Taliban on Sunday morning during This Week, setting himself at odds with Mitt Romney, who he is backing for the GOP presidential nomination.“I think it’s important to hav...

Romney’s Arizona Co-Chair Quits Amid Allegations

Romney’s Arizona Co-Chair Quits Amid AllegationsABC News Radio(PHOENIX) -- A sheriff who gained notoriety as an outspoken opponent of illegal immigration stepped down from his post as the Romney campaign’s Arizona co-chair after allegations surfaced that he threatened his ex-boyfriend with dep...

John McCain Jokes Debate Moderators Are ‘Communists’

John McCain Jokes Debate Moderators Are ‘Communists’Mark Wilson/Getty Images(LAKELAND, Fla.) -- Sen. John McCain joked Friday morning that the moderators of the Republican presidential debates are not only a part of the liberal media but also communists.“They have turned into performances. I wish ...

John McCain Discourages Romney Surrogates from Crashing Gingrich Events

John McCain Discourages Romney Surrogates from Crashing Gingrich EventsRichard Ellis/Getty Images(LAKELAND, Fla.) -- Former presidential candidate and Mitt Romney supporter John McCain said he disapproves of the Romney campaign’s tactic of sending surrogates to crash Gingrich events and discouraged individuals from ...

John McCain Discourages Romney Surrogates from Crashing Gingrich Events

John McCain Discourages Romney Surrogates from Crashing Gingrich EventsRichard Ellis/Getty Images(LAKELAND, Fla.) -- Former presidential candidate and Mitt Romney supporter John McCain said he disapproves of the Romney campaign’s tactic of sending surrogates to crash Gingrich events and discouraged individuals from ...

John McCain Asks Floridians to Vote on Records, Not Debates

John McCain Asks Floridians to Vote on Records, Not DebatesMark Wilson/Getty Images(SUN CITY CENTER, Fla.) --  Stumping on behalf of Mitt Romney for the first time in Florida Thursday, former presidential candidate and Arizona Sen. John McCain pressed Florida voters to consider a candidate’s record,...

McCain Flubs Hit on Gingrich, Santorum While Stumping for Romney

McCain Flubs Hit on Gingrich, Santorum While Stumping for RomneyRichard Ellis/Getty Images(CONWAY, S.C.) -- Another Mitt Romney event, another senior senator moment from Sen. John McCain. On Friday, he mixed up the names of GOP candidates when trying to cast differences between Romney and his counterparts. "Lindsey...

McCain Stumps for Romney in SC, Hits Santorum on Earmark Spending

McCain Stumps for Romney in SC, Hits Santorum on Earmark SpendingChip Somodevilla/Getty Images(CHARLESTON, S.C.) -- On his second day as a member of Team Romney, Sen. John McCain continued to assail former Sen. Rick Santorum on Thursday for supporting so-called “pork barrel spending.”“Believe me, e...

McCain Stumps for Romney in SC, Hits Santorum on Earmark Spending

McCain Stumps for Romney in SC, Hits Santorum on Earmark SpendingChip Somodevilla/Getty Images(CHARLESTON, S.C.) -- On his second day as a member of Team Romney, Sen. John McCain continued to assail former Sen. Rick Santorum on Thursday for supporting so-called “pork barrel spending.”“Believe me, e...
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