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John McCain @SenJohnMcCain Phoenix, AZ / Washington, DC

Memorial account for U.S. Senator John McCain, 1936-2018. To support the causes to which Senator McCain dedicated his life & service, follow @McCainInstitute.

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Cindy and I send our prayers to the family and friends of Chief Warrant Officer 3 Taylor J. Galvin who was killed i… https://t.co/lKUXGd7J6K
8/21
2018
.@NewYorker: “John McCain and the End of Romantic Conservatism” https://t.co/r16gpkVTdV
8/19
2018
Imp’t step by @USTreasury to sanction Burmese officials under Global Magnitsky Act for their brutal campaign agains… https://t.co/LI0HPqUJMa
8/17
2018
Happy 75th birthday to the USS Intrepid & best wishes to my fellow sailors who served on her! #Intrepid75 https://t.co/aiTlllCe64
8/16
2018
Today a grateful nation salutes the Navajo Code Talkers whose bravery & skill saved the lives of countless American… https://t.co/moSCgCefyd
8/14
2018
I'm proud the NDAA is now law & humbled Congress chose to designate it in my name. As Chairman of the Armed Service… https://t.co/3wFFoq9v7l
8/13
2018
Good to see @StateDept moving forward with new sanctions on #Putin’s #Russia for its chemical attack in #Britain. C… https://t.co/kjiahH0Pw9
8/9
2018
Kabila will not seek a third term as #DRC president, which is good news. But the governing coalition’s selection of… https://t.co/gymNyD2qGu
Retweeted by John McCainMust-read @IgnatiusPost @washingtonpost: "The Chinese threat that an aircraft carrier can’t stop" https://t.co/c0JEmDs5jLCindy & I are saddened by the passing of Art Sloane, @usairforce & @USCG veteran & @azcentral columnist, who devote… https://t.co/x7wy8HMyLv
8/8
2018
Congratulations to my former @USNavy fellow @VicGlover on being selected to fly @SpaceX's #CrewDragon capsule on it… https://t.co/wrd6cHo2XsThe top of my summer reading list! “Hemingway War Story Sees Print for the First Time” https://t.co/F66jLLcfxlServing as chairman of @IRIglobal for 25 years has been a great honor & I look forward to continuing to serve on it… https://t.co/34xTimB0b1
8/3
2018
Our top intelligence officials have repeatedly warned that #Putin continues to target our elections & sow chaos. Un… https://t.co/F8FO2mbiDM
8/2
2018
Congrats Captain Coyote, my good friend Shane Doan - a well-deserved honor! https://t.co/Ct8gnLiyPbMust-read by @cindymccain & @tomperriello in @washingtonpost: "For the sake of #Congo’s democracy, Kabila must chan… https://t.co/ZbMh6U4HWuIt has been one of the great honors of my tenure to serve as Chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee & prov… https://t.co/QN7TbQKOtjI am particularly humbled that my colleagues chose to designate this bill in my name. In the Senate Armed Services… https://t.co/KtZFfAsutWI'm deeply proud the Senate voted overwhelmingly today to pass the #FY19NDAA. I thank my colleagues @SenJackReedhttps://t.co/TQ9VLXJ2te.@WSJ: "U.S. Defense Bill Seeks to Counter #China: Beijing’s increased military activity in South China Sea, pursui… https://t.co/tiQaVtUiDYMust-read @marcthiessen @washingtonpost: "#NATO’s purpose is to ensure we don’t have to defend #Montenegro" https://t.co/fKTjM5FjTa
8/1
2018
Must-read @nytimes: "Military Bases in the Sand" https://t.co/u4x3ua2C8j
7/31
2018
Grateful to @IRIglobal & @NDI for their work to ensure a free & fair election in #Zimbabwe. Public faith in the ele… https://t.co/TVbRVm0wgKHun Sen's claim of victory in sham election robs the Cambodian people of their right to freely and fairly choose th… https://t.co/MxL520OdiI
7/30
2018
Bipartisan bill would prevent Trump from exiting NATO without Senate consent https://t.co/36j3mCljDR
Retweeted by John McCainProud to intro bill w/ @timkaine @SenCoryGardner & @SenJackReed to ensure that no president can withdraw from #NATOhttps://t.co/IcJ8Aw6FAGGreat to hear the House has passed the #FY19NDAA, critical legislation supporting our troops. I commend @MacTXPresshttps://t.co/OtX6UL35x6Intro'd bill w/ @SenatorCardin to add the #MagnitskyAct to our #Russia sanctions bill. This will ensure Congress ha… https://t.co/tY5gbf5049
7/26
2018
Glad my bill w/ @JeffFlake to fully implement the White Mountain Apache Tribe Water Settlement & complete the Miner… https://t.co/w4NXCFf13S#OnThisDay 2017: @SenJohnMcCain returned to the Senate and gave remarks. Full video: https://t.co/a0AQFxbwnP https://t.co/PZM0C4PlF6
Retweeted by John McCainDeeply saddened by the passing of my friend, former #NewYork Congressman Guy Molinari. Guy dedicated his life to pu… https://t.co/cU8VzpBCEu
7/25
2018
I’m very proud the Senate & House Armed Services Committees have completed conference of the #FY19NDAA. This bill c… https://t.co/c67V8o2Qfy
7/24
2018
Happy birthday to my dear friend @SenatorDole - a true American hero! https://t.co/7b16zcSErD
7/22
2018
A @SenJohnMcCain flashback: Russia threat is dead serious. Montenegro coup and murder plot proves it https://t.co/QKOSXZuUJo
Retweeted by John McCain#Putin will do anything to shatter the transatlantic alliance. In 2016, he nearly succeeded in overthrowing… https://t.co/8Si9lBZBEGThe people of #Montenegro boldly withstood pressure from #Putin’s Russia to embrace democracy. The Senate voted 97-… https://t.co/PcCXBbvlJMDon't miss @GovWaste's 2018 #PigBook, which exposes $14.7B in congressional earmarks & wasteful government spending… https://t.co/kx5D1yXYcxMust-read by @TomSchatzCAGW @GovWaste in @USATODAY: "Earmarks explosion: Republicans could set record with big spen… https://t.co/kDk7SptptCImportant read by @RHFontaine @CNASdc & @DCTwining @IRIglobal: "Standing Up for Democracy: American Values and Grea… https://t.co/dyKODPRbe3
7/18
2018
“The damage inflicted by President Trump’s naïveté, egotism, false equivalence, and sympathy for autocrats is diffi… https://t.co/wbYS743Sgw
Retweeted by John McCainMust-read @joshrogin @washingtonpost: "#Putin just confirmed the human rights sanctions are working" #MagnitskyAct https://t.co/aVfSk68RDn
7/17
2018
From @BPC_Bipartisan: The Senate NDAA would authorize several reforms in keeping with @SenJohnMcCain’s long history… https://t.co/vB1HOwOxMY
Retweeted by John McCainToday’s press conference in #Helsinki was one of the most disgraceful performances by an American president in memo… https://t.co/CS9FXzjmjW
7/16
2018
The #Ortega regime’s brutal crackdown on peaceful protestors in #Nicaragua is reprehensible. He must end the bloods… https://t.co/5yLVF8LWjv
7/15
2018
President Trump must be willing to confront #Putin from a position of strength & demonstrate there will be a price… https://t.co/bALvjOoEL5Despite warnings from our top intelligence and military leaders, the Kremlin's efforts to weaken our institutions h… https://t.co/PGsh7wz0UlThese revelations add to a body of evidence confirming an extensive plot by #VladimirPutin’s government to attack t… https://t.co/L89UL183XhToday’s indictment is a result of the hard work of America’s law enforcement and intelligence officials who dedicat… https://t.co/BbNIilUYq5Must-read @WSJ: "What #Putin Wants From Trump" https://t.co/8YiUxVo1K2Important @washingtonpost read: "A persecuted woman is free at last, but #China’s cruelty persists" https://t.co/4VHss0eXzkMust-read @vkaramurza @washingtonpost: "Trump should ask #Putin to release Russian political prisoners" https://t.co/m4ifXADjdd
7/13
2018
It is up to President Trump to hold #Putin accountable for his actions during the meeting in #Helsinki. Failure to… https://t.co/g4DxAdMdoI#Putin is not our friend nor merely a competitor. Putin is our enemy—not b/c we wish it so, but b/c he has chosen t… https://t.co/7BIl2P9jrrAs all eyes turn to #Helsinki, @POTUS must reverse his disturbing tendency to show America’s adversaries the defere… https://t.co/DD2UcKQYmq.@POTUS's performance at #NATOSummit was disappointing, yet unsurprising. There's little use in parsing his misstat… https://t.co/jdDHLgkxUTSecretary of the Navy Richard V. Spencer @secnav76 inducted @SenJohnMcCain into the official namesake of… https://t.co/NV6OF7Zuj2
Retweeted by John McCainI'm deeply honored to be added to the USS John S McCain namesake along with my heroes, my father & grandfather. I h… https://t.co/b0s6JSXIEtToday, #SECNAV76 inducted @SenJohnMcCain into the official namesake of the guided-missile destroyer USS John S. McC… https://t.co/lqHjy1XfFw
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7/12
2018
Deeply saddened by the passing of my comrade Gen. Tom Browning - @AF_Academy grad, POW for more than 6 years in Nor… https://t.co/wVTR3jNYy1Must-read @RNicholasBurns in @nytimes: "What America Gets Out of #NATO" https://t.co/BNwVbBJ38PMust-read @nytimes: "Trump Derides #NATO as ‘Obsolete.’ #Baltic Nations See It Much Differently." https://t.co/L0rmPFs02yImportant read by @antonioguterres in @washingtonpost: "The #Rohingya are victims of ethnic cleansing. The world ha… https://t.co/GuJz7EVbZ3Must-read @RHFontaine @CNASdc & @vanceserchuk in @TheAtlantic today: "The West Will Survive Trump" https://t.co/85kxbpkHXx
7/11
2018
No US policy or strategy in Europe can succeed without a strong #NATO alliance. Allies can & must have candid discu… https://t.co/IRmBhk1SdoLiu Xia should never have been imprisoned. Now that she has finally been freed, #China must fulfill its pledge to r… https://t.co/gHp9eomMbBMust-read @washingtonpost: "A glimmer of hope for press freedom abroad" https://t.co/kfpn8GJW1oJudge Brett Kavanaugh has impeccable credentials & a strong record of upholding the Constitution. He is widely resp… https://t.co/1qnbB1oNrU
7/10
2018
Journalism is not a crime. The charges against @Reuters reporters Wa Lone & Kyaw Soe Oo for exposing ethnic cleansi… https://t.co/tzaiL6NXwVImportant read by @jensstoltenberg in @WSJ: "America’s #NATO Allies Are Stepping Up" https://t.co/dlOXP4akWGMust-read @washingtonpost: "A British woman just died from Novichok poisoning. We must know whether #Russia’s at fa… https://t.co/CodrT9mpRS
7/9
2018
As I mark this #IndependenceDay at home in #Arizona, my thoughts are w/ the brave & selfless patriots serving aroun… https://t.co/ECI47rmp0z
7/4
2018
Must-read @MiamiHerald: “#Nicaragua’s bloodshed is worse than #Venezuela’s. Where’s the international uproar?” https://t.co/2WbHytyLYy
7/3
2018
TODAY: 💬 @AmbJohnBolton 💬 @SenToomey 💬 @SenBlumenthal 💬 Fmr. Amb. Roberta Jacobson 💬 @MarkSalter55 📺 Don't mi… https://t.co/Wt4zK8Fa8Z
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7/1
2018
Cindy & I are praying for the families, friends & colleagues of the victims of the terrible shooting… https://t.co/LYfLWN9QI2Must-read @nytimes: "What Does the United States Stand For?" https://t.co/C0dzQkn7RQThank you @jamiemfly for the great review in @weeklystandard of my new book #TheRestlessWave! https://t.co/YJahRn50fU
6/29
2018
Congratulations to my friend @MittRomney on his victory last night - an outstanding leader for #Utah & the nation! #utpolMust-read @WSJ: "Trump Rides a Harley—to Europe: The U.S. casualties of his trade war are starting to mount" https://t.co/TPacnAwp5X
6/27
2018
Must-read @azcentral: "Granite Mountain Hotshots: An untold story from the day 19 firefighters died" https://t.co/Wbkee1zwAe
6/25
2018
Cindy & I send our prayers to the family & friends of Lt. Christopher Carey Short who was tragically killed in an A… https://t.co/wiN0I3jLu7
6/24
2018
Cindy & I are deeply saddened by the passing of our friend Charles Krauthammer. Brilliant, kind, funny & generous,… https://t.co/bBDJoZfcZn
6/22
2018
Sent letter today urging @DeptVetAffairs to address poor quality ratings at #Arizona VA nursing homes https://t.co/BOaXiHh7YO
6/21
2018
On #WorldRefugeeDay, @SenJohnMcCain & I are calling on the Trump admin to withdraw the nomination of Ronald Mortens… https://t.co/LZL456cJeW
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6/20
2018
Sent letter w/ @ChrisCoons urging the admin to withdraw nomination of Ronald Mortensen to lead US refugee & migrati… https://t.co/UF4BTaUBZtNEW from @AP: ⁦@SenJohnMcCain⁩, ⁦@ChrisCoons pen letter to ⁦@SecPompeo⁩ urging Trump administration to withdraw mig… https://t.co/Tz9JwWzdoT
Retweeted by John McCainMust-read @washingtonpost by human rights icon Natan Sharansky: "The U.S. stood with Soviet dissidents. It should s… https://t.co/cT5YpRzuHkWonderful @washingtonpost piece on my friend @SenatorDole, a man who can teach all Americans about what it means to… https://t.co/GRtXCv5teo
6/19
2018
The administration’s current family separation policy is an affront to the decency of the American people, and cont… https://t.co/dcHVT3KtCwI'm very proud the Senate voted 85-10 to pass the #FY19NDAA, vital legislation that will provide for our men & wome… https://t.co/ixpHqOzAtoMust-read @WSJ: "A Troops for Nukes Trade? U.S. forces in South Korea do far more than protect Seoul" https://t.co/09twqxAn0J
6/18
2018
Suspending US-South Korea joint military exercises is a mistake. I hope the President is successful in his efforts… https://t.co/vGnkifQFyuI'm deeply honored @SenJackReed & my colleagues have voted to designate the Strategic Defense Fellows Program in my… https://t.co/NdT50RAP56Must-read by @vkaramurza in @washingtonpost: "Yes, #Russia should rejoin the Group of Seven — when it becomes a dem… https://t.co/xtWcI3DGZXThank you my friend @JeffFlake https://t.co/bgc4ICrwiL
6/14
2018
US sanctions on Hun Sen's bodyguards represent a positive step forward in holding the regime accountable. More desi… https://t.co/E11dD3l79jMust-read column by @marcthiessen in @washingtonpost today: "On Charles Krauthammer, my friend, mentor and lodestar" https://t.co/aDlr4l8iYAA worthy honor for an extraordinary man: "@usairforce honors #Vietnam hero who served in 3 wars, was John McCain’s… https://t.co/m4L6Haa9ztMeghan McCain Honors Her Dad Ahead of Father’s Day: 'I Have a Beautiful Feeling About Our Relationship' https://t.co/Yg6ro3ORmC
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6/13
2018
Sending full support to @tsipras_eu & @Zoran_Zaev as they work together to solve the #Macedonia naming dispute. If… https://t.co/HeFWGvVb9G
6/12
2018
Cindy & I send our heartfelt condolences to the family & friends of Staff Sgt. Alexander W. Conrad of Chandler,… https://t.co/Y3CUxl0B72
6/11
2018

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