John McCain in an interview on April 24, 1973, shortly after his release from a Vietnamese POW camp.
A police escort accompanied the hearse that carried his body, as a fiery sunset cast its last light over the rustic countryside McCain loved dearly, and local residents came bearing flowers for the late political titan. His impact on America hasn't ended.
And in October, receiving the Liberty Medal in Philadelphia, he issued what many saw as a repudiation of Trump's "America first" ethos: "To fear the world we have organised and led for three-quarters of a century, to abandon the ideals we have advanced around the globe, to refuse the obligations of worldwide leadership and our duty to remain "the last best hope of earth" for the sake of some half-baked, spurious nationalism cooked up by people who would rather find scapegoats than solve problems is as unpatriotic as an attachment to any other exhausted dogma of the past that Americans consigned to the ash heap of history".
'An American president does not lead the free world by congratulating dictators on winning sham elections, ' McCain said. Our country owes a lot to John McCain and we will greatly miss him. Bush said. "Some voices are so vibrant, it is hard to think of them stilled". He was a piblic servant in the finest traditions of our country. "I had another long, if not as long, career before I arrived here, another profession that was profoundly rewarding, and in which I had experiences and friendships that I revere". "With the senator when he passed were his wife Cindy and their family". In a conciliatory move, McCain spoke at the 2006 commencement at Falwell's Liberty University and, in an even greater outreach to the religious right, chose then-Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin, an anti-abortion evangelical, as his 2008 running mate. John McCain just before lamenting the practical reality that he "needs more votes" in light of a confirmation fight with Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh. John McCain, R-Ariz., chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee, laughs while trying to put on his gift, a Navy bathrobe, after addressing the Naval Academy on October 30, 2017, in Annapolis, Md.
"He would occasionally be in a bad place with various members, including myself, and when this would blow over it was like nothing ever happened", McConnell said Saturday after a GOP state dinner in Lexington, Kentucky. "My thoughts and prayers are with Cindy and his entire family", she continued.
"He was a skilled, tough politician, as well as a trusted colleague alongside whom Hillary was honored to serve in the Senate", the statement read. "I will always be especially grateful for his leadership in our successful efforts to normalise relations with Vietnam".
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Nearly 14,000 worldwide and domestic flights have so far transported pilgrims with around 21,000 buses also used. In 2016, Iran boycotted the Hajj over security concerns after hundreds of people were killed in a crush there.
Asked whether she spoke up if she felt he crossed a line, the first lady said, "Yes, I tell him all the time". "In today's global society, social media is inevitably a part of our children's daily lives".
It's time to break out your particulate respirator mask. "Surgical masks are useless for this kind of environment", he adds. It's the second time in a week smoke from wildfires has pushed the state's air quality into risky level.
Meanwhile, the president informed the news agency that he hasn't decided if he'll answer the special counsel's questions. He told Reuters that he "can go in, and I could do whatever" to intervene in the special counsel's probe.
In one segment, she says she witnessed Trump tell his son to have extramarital affairs, while boasting of his own dalliances. Melania Trump earned her green card in 2001, under the so-called "Einstein visa" program.
Giuliani attempted to clarify the comment on Monday, explaining he was laying out a "he said, she said" scenario. On the heels of his latest eyebrow-raising pronouncement , here's a look at Giuliani's oddest recent moments.
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