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McCain returning home to Arizona, will likely miss tax vote

McCain returning home to Arizona, will likely miss tax vote

Republican Sen. John McCain is returning home to Arizona after being hospitalized for the side effects of his brain cancer treatment and likely will miss a crucial vote on the GOP tax package, President Donald Trump said Sunday.

Trump told reporters he had spoken to McCain's wife, Cindy, after her husband had spent about a week at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center in Maryland.

"They've headed back, but I understand he'll come if we ever needed his help, which hopefully we won't," Trump said. "But the word is that John will come back if we need his vote. And it's too bad. He's going through a very tough time, there's no question about it. But he will...

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