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John McCain: Young people upset about NSA spying because we’ve forgotten 9/11

Sen. John McCain (R-AZ) recently suggested that young people were upset with the National Security Agency’s surveillance operations because they had forgotten about the September 11 terrorist attacks. During an appearance Friday morning on the Dan Patrick Show, he said that the NBA was right to punish Los Angeles Clippers…

John McCain censured by Arizona GOP for being too liberal

A state committee meeting of the Arizona Republican Party formally censured U.S. Sen. John McCain (R-AZ) Saturday for a voting record they considered too liberal. The censure at the party committee meeting in Tempe was not apparently part of the initial agenda, but the Associated Press reported that committee members…

‘Appalled’ John McCain and TSA clash over treatment of disabled passengers

Sen. John McCain (R-AZ) is pressing the Transportation Safety Authority (TSA) for answers following more than 20 complaints on behalf of disabled passengers concerning their treatment at Phoenix’s Sky Harbor International Airport. The Arizona Republic reported on Tuesday that McCain has contacted both TSA Administrator John Pistole and Jeh Johnson,…

Aide: John McCain ‘f*cking hates’ Ted Cruz

Freshman Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) has attracted a lot of fans with his Joe McCarthy-like style, but Sen. John McCain (R-AZ) isn’t one of them. In fact, McCain “f*cking hates” the tea party darling, according to an adviser. An October GQ profile of Cruz explains that tensions between Senate republicans…

Glenn Beck: I’m anti-war now because war is ‘a progressive idea’

On Monday, erstwhile Fox News personality Glenn Beck announced that he has become anti-war because war is too “progressive.” RingWingWatch.org reported that Beck said he is against the possibility of a war in Syria because it would be all about oil, and that in the end, Pres. Barack Obama is…

McCain: ‘Boots on the ground’ in Syria would lead to Obama’s impeachment

Sen. John McCain (R-AZ) offered a curious justification for U.S. military intervention in Syria on Friday. According to Talking Points Memo, the pro-interventionist Republican and former presidential candidate said that Americans needn’t worry themselves about getting bogged down in another Middle Eastern quagmire like Iraq because “there would be an…

McCain caught playing poker on his phone during Syria hearing

Sen. John McCain (R-AZ) had a flippant response on Tuesday to getting caught playing games on his phone during the Senate Foreign Relations Committee hearing concerning a U.S. military strike against Syria. The Washington Post posted a picture of McCain playing poker on his phone in the midst of the…

McCain: Romney ‘has not done as well as we had hoped’

Sen. John McCain (R-AZ) didn’t provide the most ringing endorsement of Mitt Romney’s Tuesday morning, claiming the GOP presidential frontrunner has underperformed on the campaign trail thus far. In a phone interview with Fox Business Network’s Don Imus, McCain expressed confidence in Romney still winning the nomination before mentioning his…

McCain: GOP campaign ‘the nastiest’ ever

Sen. John McCain (R-AZ) has seen some dirty campaigns in career, but on Sunday he said the 2012 Republican primary was “nastiest” one ever. During the 2000 Republican presidential primary, then-Texas Gov. George W. Bush’s top strategist, Karl Rove, put forward the idea that McCain had “fathered an illegitimate black…

McCain: GOP needs ‘to get off’ contraception issue

Sen. John McCain (R-AZ) showed Sunday morning that he was not only troubled with the ongoing Republican presidential primary, but with his colleagues’ focus on the contraception issue harming their standing with female voters. McCain appeared once again on NBC’s Meet The Press (for a record 64th time) and told…

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