RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

John McCain

A collection of news and information related to John McCain published by this site and its partners.

Top John McCain Articles

Displaying items 12-22
  • Iraqi forces routinely leave U.S.-supplied weapons on battlefield for Islamic State

    Iraqi forces routinely leave U.S.-supplied weapons on battlefield for Islamic State
    The Islamic State group's takeover of the Iraqi provincial capital Ramadi has prompted criticism from Defense Secretary Ash Carter and raised new questions about the Obama administration's strategy to defeat the extremist group. The Islamic State group,...
  • Defense chief: Iraqis showed no will to fight at Ramadi

    The Islamic State group's takeover of the provincial capital Ramadi is stark evidence that Iraqi forces lack the "will to fight," Defense Secretary Ash Carter said in a TV interview that aired Sunday. The harsh assessment raised new questions about the...
  • Debate: What is the future of aircraft carriers?

    Debate: What is the future of aircraft carriers?
    Jerry Hendrix, a retired Navy captain with 26 years of service, recently published a 2,700-word article in the National Review on aircraft carriers. He looked at cost, capabilities and likely places for future battles. His conclusion, stated near the...
  • Pentagon chief: Iraqis must have 'will to fight' to defeat Islamic State

    The Obama administration intensified its defense of the president's strategy against Islamic State militants Sunday, with Secretary of Defense Ashton Carter making a vigorous case that the terrorist group can only be defeated if the Iraqis “...
  • Senators accept plan to squeeze military commissary benefit

    The Senate Armed Services Committee has accepted a Defense Department plan to pare taxpayer support of base grocery stores, which if enacted into law would lower shopper savings at least 2 percentage points next year, as well as cut store operating...
  • Sens. Reed, McCain lead visit to Vietnam, Singapore

    U.S. Sens. John McCain and Jack Reed are leading a delegation of senators to Vietnam and Singapore. McCain, an Arizona Republican and former Vietnam POW, chairs the Senate Armed Services Committee while Reed, a Rhode Island Democrat, is the panel's...
  • Latest oil spill echoes 1969, but with less of the political fallout

    Latest oil spill echoes 1969, but with less of the political fallout
    Along the coastline west of Santa Barbara last week rose an apparition from 1969, as oil defiled the surface of the Pacific, the beachside rocks, wildlife. The catastrophe offshore from Santa Barbara 46 years ago was massive — 3 million gallons of...
  • Bob Schieffer leaves 'Face the Nation' May 31

    Bob Schieffer leaves 'Face the Nation' May 31
    UPDATED: If you're a Bob Schieffer fan, you'll want to catch CBS' "Face the Nation" and CNN's "Reliable Sources" this Sunday morning. On CNN, Schieffer will discuss departing "Face the Nation" on May 31, and that's big news because "Nation" is the most-...
  • Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows

    Guest lineups for the Sunday TV news shows: ABC's "This Week" — Gov. John Kasich, R-Ohio; Rep. Keith Ellison, D-Minn. ___ NBC's "Meet the Press" — Pre-empted by coverage of the Monaco Grand Prix. ___ CBS' "Face the Nation" — Sen....
  • Emails shed light on how Clinton and her team managed Benghazi situation

     Emails shed light on how Clinton and her team managed Benghazi situation
    Days after the 2012 terrorist attack in Benghazi, Libya, that killed four Americans, a top advisor to then-Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton offered regular assessments of how U.N. Ambassador Susan Rice was performing during a series of network...
  • Editorials from around New England

    Excerpts of recent editorials of statewide and national interest from New England newspapers: The Norwich Bulletin (Conn.), May 19, 2015 On May 20— or, rather, in the wee hours of May 21, the time at which insomniacs and odd-shift workers are most...