McCain Requested Obama And George W. Bush Deliver Eulogies At Funeral

McCain opposed Trump on several of his key platform pledges

McCain opposed Trump on several of his key platform pledges

McCain died at his Arizona ranch after a year-long battle with brain cancer.

Current and former White House aides said Trump continually said McCain was "not a friend" and was out to undermine the administration's agenda, quarreling with other aides who were more supportive. "The Senate, the United States, and the world are lesser places without John McCain".

Speaking to the Economic Club of Canada months ahead of the election he would lose to Barack Obama, McCain lauded the pact for doubling cross-border trade, creating 25 million jobs in the US and four million in Canada.

Ridge campaigned with McCain in Western Pennsylvania leading up to the 2008 election, including a stop in Ridge's hometown of Erie.

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Earlier this summer, McCain issued a blistering statement criticising Trump's meeting with Russian president Vladimir Putin. "If we heard something today or tomorrow from Trump, we know it'd mean less than a degree from Trump University". Weaver said McCain kept some of his worst opinions about Trump to himself.

Hoang Thi Hang, a Hanoi resident who also signed the condolence book, said he had great respect for McCain's compassion.

One dramatic vote he cast in the twilight of his career in 2017 will not soon be forgotten, either: As the decisive "no" on Senate Republican legislation to repeal the Affordable Care Act, McCain became the unlikely savior of Obama's trademark legislative achievement. "Sometimes he got criticized for that by the Republicans".

"His voice was important, has been for years, but never more important than the past year", Flake said. "I guess after being in a prison camp, it's kind of hard to shake off his resolve". But in a state with a deeply divided Republican Party, where McCain was a towering but divisive figure, the choice is far more complicated. That tells you a lot. "He didn't try to sugarcoat things or try to play politics; he's just a real solid individual". "I do not want to be rude to anyone, but I do not want to be asked about Donald Trump".

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"He never overpromised. He was very practical, objective". Bob Casey, of Scranton, said in a statement.

In a post on Twitter, she said: 'My heart is broken. Other former presidents are not only planning to attend, but at least two plan to speak about the American hero.

He showed it as a candidate for President when he publicly disagreed with a woman in my state at a rally who questioned the patriotism of his Democratic opponent Barack Obama.

The office of Barack and Michelle Obama released a statement on the death of Mr McCain, in which Mr Obama wrote that despite all their differences, they shared "a fidelity to something higher - the ideals for which generations of Americans and immigrants alike have fought, marched and sacrificed".

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