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dna
Military strategy may not yield results in Afghanistanadministration for lacking a "compelling" strategy to fight terrorists in the r
dna / Posted an hour ago
administration for lacking a "compelling" strategy to fight terrorists in the region. Senator John McCain, chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee, said it was "disgraceful" that the US has no strategy to end the conflict in... Read more
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Boston Globe
Intelligence agencies say North Korean missile could reach US in a yearparabola. If the trajectory were flattened out, the missile could strike Alaska
Boston Globe / Posted 2 hours ago
parabola. If the trajectory were flattened out, the missile could strike Alaska. General Paul Selva, testifying before the Senate Armed Services Committee last week, said the most recent test stopped short of demonstrating that North Korea... Read more
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KTLA-TV Los Angeles
Sen. McCain Returns After Brain Surgery to Cast Crucial Health Care Vote and Bemoan State of Politicsauthorization bill, which, I’m proud to say is again a product of bipartisan co
KTLA-TV Los Angeles / Posted 4 hours ago
authorization bill, which, I’m proud to say is again a product of bipartisan cooperation and trust among the members of the Senate Armed Services Committee. “After that, I’m going home for a while to treat my illness. I have every intention of... Read more
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Op-Ed News
When Barbara Lee Doesn't Speak for Mediscuss four specific proposals for reducing the dangers of nuclear war. Nunn -
Op-Ed News / Posted 5 hours ago
discuss four specific proposals for reducing the dangers of nuclear war. Nunn -- drawing on his experience as chair of the Senate Armed Services Committee -- knows that top-level talks between the Russian and U.S. governments are crucial to reduce... Read more
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Boston Globe
Read John McCain’s Senate floor speechauthorization bill, which, I’m proud to say is again a product of bipartisan co
Boston Globe / Posted 6 hours ago
authorization bill, which, I’m proud to say is again a product of bipartisan cooperation and trust among the members of the Senate Armed Services Committee. “After that, I’m going home for a while to treat my illness. I have every intention of... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Read John McCain’s speech on his return to the Senate after his cancer diagnosisauthorization bill, which, I’m proud to say is again a product of bipartisan co
Dayton Daily News / Posted 8 hours ago
authorization bill, which, I’m proud to say is again a product of bipartisan cooperation and trust among the members of the Senate Armed Services Committee. “After that, I’m going home for a while to treat my illness. I have every intention of... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Read John McCain’s speech on his return to the Senate after his cancer diagnosisauthorization bill, which, I’m proud to say is again a product of bipartisan co
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 8 hours ago
authorization bill, which, I’m proud to say is again a product of bipartisan cooperation and trust among the members of the Senate Armed Services Committee. “After that, I’m going home for a while to treat my illness. I have every intention of... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Read John McCain’s speech on his return to the Senateauthorization bill, which, I’m proud to say is again a product of bipartisan co
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 8 hours ago
authorization bill, which, I’m proud to say is again a product of bipartisan cooperation and trust among the members of the Senate Armed Services Committee. “After that, I’m going home for a while to treat my illness. I have every intention of... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Read John McCain’s speech on his return to the Senateauthorization bill, which, I’m proud to say is again a product of bipartisan co
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 8 hours ago
authorization bill, which, I’m proud to say is again a product of bipartisan cooperation and trust among the members of the Senate Armed Services Committee. “After that, I’m going home for a while to treat my illness. I have every intention of... Read more
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ajc.com
Read John McCain’s speech on his return to the Senate after his cancer diagnosisauthorization bill, which, I’m proud to say is again a product of bipartisan co
ajc.com / Posted 8 hours ago
authorization bill, which, I’m proud to say is again a product of bipartisan cooperation and trust among the members of the Senate Armed Services Committee. “After that, I’m going home for a while to treat my illness. I have every intention of... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Sen. McCain Calls For Compromise In Return To Senate Floorbill, which, I'm proud to say is, again, a product of bipartisan cooperation an
KERA North Texas / Posted 8 hours ago
bill, which, I'm proud to say is, again, a product of bipartisan cooperation and trust among the members of the Senate Armed Services Committee. After that, I'm going home for a while to treat my illness. I have every intention of... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Read John McCain’s speech on his return to the Senate after his cancer diagnosisauthorization bill, which, I’m proud to say is again a product of bipartisan co
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 9 hours ago
authorization bill, which, I’m proud to say is again a product of bipartisan cooperation and trust among the members of the Senate Armed Services Committee. “After that, I’m going home for a while to treat my illness. I have every intention of... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
McCain: 'We're getting nothing done'authorization bill, which, I’m proud to say is again a product of bipartisan co
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted 9 hours ago
authorization bill, which, I’m proud to say is again a product of bipartisan cooperation and trust among the members of the Senate Armed Services Committee. "After that, I’m going home for a while to treat my illness. I have every intention of... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Watch: Sen. McCain Calls For Compromise In Return To Senate Floorbill, which, I'm proud to say is, again, a product of bipartisan cooperation an
KPBS San Diego / Posted 9 hours ago
bill, which, I'm proud to say is, again, a product of bipartisan cooperation and trust among the members of the Senate Armed Services Committee. After that, I'm going home for a while to treat my illness. I have every intention of... Read more
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The Hill
John McCain on key Senate healthcare voteauthorization bill, which, I’m proud to say is again a product of bipartisan co
The Hill / Posted 9 hours ago
authorization bill, which, I’m proud to say is again a product of bipartisan cooperation and trust among the members of the Senate Armed Services Committee. “After that, I’m going home for a while to treat my illness. I have every intention of... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Read John McCain’s speech on his return to the Senate after his cancer diagnosisauthorization bill, which, I’m proud to say is again a product of bipartisan co
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 9 hours ago
authorization bill, which, I’m proud to say is again a product of bipartisan cooperation and trust among the members of the Senate Armed Services Committee. “After that, I’m going home for a while to treat my illness. I have every intention of... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Full text of John McCain's Senate floor speech: 'Let’s return to regular order'authorization bill, which, I’m proud to say is again a product of bipartisan co
Detroit Free Press / Posted 10 hours ago
authorization bill, which, I’m proud to say is again a product of bipartisan cooperation and trust among the members of the Senate Armed Services Committee. “After that, I’m going home for a while to treat my illness. I have every intention of... Read more
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Business Insider
John McCain delivers powerful speech from the Senate floor as he returns while dealing with brain cancerauthorization bill, which, I’m proud to say is again a product of bipartisan co
Business Insider / Posted 10 hours ago
authorization bill, which, I’m proud to say is again a product of bipartisan cooperation and trust among the members of the Senate Armed Services Committee." "After that, I’m going home for a while to treat my illness. I have every intention of... Read more
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dna
Year after questioning John McCain's heroics, Donald Trump calls cancer-striken senator an American Heroand tortured during the Vietnam War, was not a war hero because he was captured
dna / Posted 12 hours ago
and tortured during the Vietnam War, was not a war hero because he was captured. The Senator, who Chairs the powerful Senate Armed Services Committee, has also been very critical of Trump's policies in particularly those on the foreign policy... Read more
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The Hill
Senators mock Trump on hot micGrant. ADVERTISEMENT Collins can be heard quietly saying, “I'm worried.” Ree
The Hill / Posted 13 hours ago
Grant. ADVERTISEMENT Collins can be heard quietly saying, “I'm worried.” Reed, who is also the ranking member of the Senate Armed Services Committee, expressed concern about how failure to strike a spending deal would ultimately harm the... Read more
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The Hill
Videos suggest Russian government may be arming Talibanwould have to be dealt with as a violation of international law.” Those commen
The Hill / Posted 15 hours ago
would have to be dealt with as a violation of international law.” Those comments came after Nicholson in February told the Senate Armed Services Committee that Russia has been trying to legitimize the Taliban by promoting a false narrative that the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Taliban fighters claim Russia is supplying them with weapons'So you are not refuting that [Russia is] sending weapons?' NATO's Supreme All
Daily Mail / Posted 18 hours ago
'So you are not refuting that [Russia is] sending weapons?' NATO's Supreme Allied Commander Curtis Scaparrotti, told the Senate Armed Services Committee earlier this year he had seen Russian influence expand in multiple regions, including in... Read more
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Business Standard India
Washington Post being used as lobbyist weapon by Amazon: Trumpleaves the door open for a vanquished Islamic State to re-establish itself. Se
Business Standard India / Posted 22 hours ago
leaves the door open for a vanquished Islamic State to re-establish itself. Senator John McCain, Chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee, alleged that by doing so the Trump administration is playing into the hands of the Russian... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Washington Post being used as lobbyist weapon by Amazon: Trumpleaves the door open for a vanquished Islamic State to re-establish itself. Se
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 23 hours ago
leaves the door open for a vanquished Islamic State to re-establish itself. Senator John McCain, chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee, alleged that by doing so the Trump administration is playing into the hands of the Russian... Read more
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The Economic Times
Donald Trump attacks Washington Post for being 'Amazon lobbyist'leaves the door open for a vanquished Islamic State to re-establish itself. Se
The Economic Times / Posted 23 hours ago
leaves the door open for a vanquished Islamic State to re-establish itself. Senator John McCain, Chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee, alleged that by doing so the Trump administration is playing into the hands of the Russian... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Which Trump campaign officials had contact with Russia, and when?that Mr Sessions had spoken to the Russian ambassador twice during the election
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted yesterday
that Mr Sessions had spoken to the Russian ambassador twice during the election campaign, when he was a member of the Senate Armed Services committee but not yet an official member of Mr Trump's team. As a result, Mr Sessions recused himself... Read more
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dna
US lawmakers slam Trump for lacking strategy for Afghan, Pakprovince, Lahore. "Disgraceful we still have no strategy for Afghanistan," sai
dna / Posted yesterday
province, Lahore. "Disgraceful we still have no strategy for Afghanistan," said Senator John McCain, chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee, who this month visited Pakistan ahead of the Trump administration's review of the Afghan war... Read more
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TribLIVE
McCain to return to D.C. despite brain cancer battleAct, annual legislation that determines the scope and cost of U.S. military ope
TribLIVE / Posted yesterday
Act, annual legislation that determines the scope and cost of U.S. military operations around the world. As chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee, McCain is poised to lead floor debate on the bill, a task that historically can stretch over... Read more
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The Mercury News
McCain set to return to Washington for health-care voteAct, annual legislation that determines the scope and cost of U.S. military ope
The Mercury News / Posted yesterday
Act, annual legislation that determines the scope and cost of U.S. military operations around the world. As chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee, McCain is poised to lead floor debate on the bill, a task that historically can stretch over... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
John McCain to return to Senate tomorrowMcCain (R-AZ) listens as Army Gen. Joseph Votel, commander of the U.S. Special
WGN TV Chicago / Posted yesterday
McCain (R-AZ) listens as Army Gen. Joseph Votel, commander of the U.S. Special Operations Command, testifies before the Senate Armed Services Committee March 8, 2016 in Washington, DC. Military leaders testified on recent events around the globe... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Cooperation with Russia becomes central to Trump strategy in Syriaplace." Last month, Trump ordered the shutdown of a years-long CIA program to
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
place." Last month, Trump ordered the shutdown of a years-long CIA program to train and arm the anti-Assad rebels. Senate Armed Services Committee Chairman John McCain, R-Ariz., criticized the halt as "playing right into the hands of... Read more
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ABC News
Timeline leading up to Jeff Session's recusal and the falloutAdministration by partisan Democrats. General Sessions met with the ambassador
ABC News / Posted yesterday
Administration by partisan Democrats. General Sessions met with the ambassador in an official capacity as a member of the Senate Armed Services Committee, which is entirely consistent with his testimony. It's no surprise Senator Al Franken is... Read more
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Navy Times
What should the Navy's future carrier fleet look like?by Sen. John McCain who called for the Navy to pursue a new “high/low mix” in i
Navy Times / Posted yesterday
by Sen. John McCain who called for the Navy to pursue a new “high/low mix” in its carrier fleet. The Arizona Republican and Senate Armed Services Committee chairman called for the Navy to transition from “super carriers” like the Ford to smaller... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Local governments, including Portland, use security software from Russian firmdecision. It said this month that it would be willing to turn over its software
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decision. It said this month that it would be willing to turn over its software source code to federal investigators. The Senate Armed Services Committee this month unanimously adopted an amendment by Sen. Jeanne Shaheen, D-N.H., that would force... Read more
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The Hill
Senate defense bill faces delayThe Senate Armed Services Committee chairman's illness, announced Wednesday, is
The Hill / Posted yesterday
The Senate Armed Services Committee chairman's illness, announced Wednesday, is likely to stall progress on the 2018 National Defense Authorization Act. Lawmakers may now be unable to pass the bill before the August recess. The Senate Armed Services... Read more
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The News & Observer
‘It’s the godd--- point’: NC pastor says McCain’s cancer a part of healthcare debateJon Pavlovitz: Sen. John McCain’s brain cancer a part of healthcare debate | Ne
The News & Observer / Posted 2 days ago
Jon Pavlovitz: Sen. John McCain’s brain cancer a part of healthcare debate | News & Observer In this June 7, 2015, photo, Senate Armed Services Committee Chairman Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., speaks during the Senate Armed Services Committee hearing... Read more
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The Hill
Joint Chiefs nominee: Russia is our 'greatest threat'Dunford said it was "reasonable" to provide Ukrainian forces with lethal aid.
The Hill / Posted 2 days ago
Dunford said it was "reasonable" to provide Ukrainian forces with lethal aid. Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.), chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee, asked the general whether the U.S. should give Ukrainian forces counter-battery systems to... Read more
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Spacetoday.net
Former XCOR CEO blames company setbacks on lost contractGibson was asked about financial difficulties at companies he had been involved
Spacetoday.net / Posted 2 days ago
Gibson was asked about financial difficulties at companies he had been involved with at a confirmation hearing before the Senate Armed Services Committee for his nomination to become Deputy Chief Management Officer of the Defense Department.... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
Trump: Navy’s new $13B aircraft carrier is ‘100,000 ton message to the world’the carrier would not be ready before November 2016 as was previously promised.
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 3 days ago
the carrier would not be ready before November 2016 as was previously promised. Sen. John McCain, chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee, slammed the latest delay as “unacceptable” and “entirely avoidable.” President Donald Trump... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Take a peek at Navy's new $13 billion aircraft carrierthe carrier would not be ready before November 2016 as was previously promised.
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 3 days ago
the carrier would not be ready before November 2016 as was previously promised. Sen. John McCain, chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee, slammed the latest delay as "unacceptable" and "entirely avoidable." President Donald Trump... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Take a peek at Navy's new $13 billion aircraft carrierthe carrier would not be ready before November 2016 as was previously promised.
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 3 days ago
the carrier would not be ready before November 2016 as was previously promised. Sen. John McCain, chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee, slammed the latest delay as "unacceptable" and "entirely avoidable." President Donald Trump... Read more
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KTNV Las Vegas
Take a peek at Navy's new $13 billion aircraft carrierthe carrier would not be ready before November 2016 as was previously promised.
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted 3 days ago
the carrier would not be ready before November 2016 as was previously promised. Sen. John McCain, chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee, slammed the latest delay as "unacceptable" and "entirely avoidable." President Donald Trump... Read more
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NBC26 Green Bay
Take a peek at Navy's new $13 billion aircraft carrierthe carrier would not be ready before November 2016 as was previously promised.
NBC26 Green Bay / Posted 3 days ago
the carrier would not be ready before November 2016 as was previously promised. Sen. John McCain, chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee, slammed the latest delay as "unacceptable" and "entirely avoidable." President Donald Trump... Read more
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KIVI Boise
Take a peek at Navy's new $13 billion aircraft carrierthe carrier would not be ready before November 2016 as was previously promised.
KIVI Boise / Posted 3 days ago
the carrier would not be ready before November 2016 as was previously promised. Sen. John McCain, chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee, slammed the latest delay as "unacceptable" and "entirely avoidable." President Donald Trump... Read more
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WRTV Indianapolis
Take a peek at Navy's new $13 billion aircraft carrierthe carrier would not be ready before November 2016 as was previously promised.
WRTV Indianapolis / Posted 3 days ago
the carrier would not be ready before November 2016 as was previously promised. Sen. John McCain, chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee, slammed the latest delay as "unacceptable" and "entirely avoidable." President Donald Trump... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
Take a peek at Navy's new $13 billion aircraft carrierthe carrier would not be ready before November 2016 as was previously promised.
KGTV San Diego / Posted 3 days ago
the carrier would not be ready before November 2016 as was previously promised. Sen. John McCain, chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee, slammed the latest delay as "unacceptable" and "entirely avoidable." President Donald Trump... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Here's how Sen. John McCain's absence will jolt Washington, D.C.a six-term veteran, 2008 Republican presidential nominee and former prisoner of
Detroit Free Press / Posted 3 days ago
a six-term veteran, 2008 Republican presidential nominee and former prisoner of war. As chairman of the influential Senate Armed Services Committee, which has oversight of the Pentagon, he is a prominent voice on national defense and... Read more
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The Hindu
Doklam stand-off: Pentagon tells China, India to engage in direct dialogueto be challenged to balance China’s influence,” General Paul Selva, USAF, said
The Hindu / Posted 3 days ago
to be challenged to balance China’s influence,” General Paul Selva, USAF, said in written response to questions to the Senate Armed Services Committee for his reconfirmation as Vice Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff. Mr. Selva said... Read more
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Business Standard India
Sikkim standoff: India, China must aim to reduce tensions, says Pentagonto be challenged to balance China's influence," General Paul Selva, USAF, said
Business Standard India / Posted 3 days ago
to be challenged to balance China's influence," General Paul Selva, USAF, said in written response to questions to the Senate Armed Services Committee for his nominee for reconfirmation as Vice Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff. Selva said... Read more
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asianage
Reduce tension through direct dialogue: Pentagon to India, Chinato be challenged to balance China's influence," General Paul Selva, USAF, said
asianage / Posted 3 days ago
to be challenged to balance China's influence," General Paul Selva, USAF, said in written response to questions to the Senate Armed Services Committee for his nominee for reconfirmation as Vice Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff. Selva said... Read more
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