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March 3rd, 2014
02:51 PM ET

McCain slams Pres. Obama over Ukraine

CNN's Wolf Blitzer talks to Sen. John McCain about the Ukraine crisis - the result of Pres. Obama's "feckless" foreign policy, he says - and proposes some actions that the U.S. should take against Russia.

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Filed under: Interviews • John McCain • Russia • Ukraine
February 28th, 2014
07:08 PM ET

McCain: Russia could take over Ukraine

Sen. John McCain discusses the unfolding crisis involving Ukraine and Russia.


Filed under: John McCain • Russia • Situation Room • Ukraine • Wolf Blitzer
January 28th, 2014
06:51 PM ET

McCain: Haven't we learned from Iraq?

Sen. John McCain discusses the President's promises regarding the war in Afghanistan and sanctions in Iran.


Filed under: Afghanistan • John McCain • Wolf Blitzer
November 21st, 2013
07:55 PM ET

Sen. McCain: Democrats are hypocrites

Senate Democrats took a historic step this afternoon, voting with a simple majority to implement the "nuclear option" - changing Senate rules so that only 51 votes are needed to approve some presidential nominees. In an interview with Wolf Blitzer, Sen. John McCain decries the move, accusing many Democrats of "outright hypocrisy."

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Filed under: "Nuclear option" • Interviews • John McCain • Senate
October 9th, 2013
08:16 PM ET

Sen. McCain: Defunding Obamacare a "fool's errand"

Wolf Blitzer talks to Sen. John McCain about the government shutdown and the GOP's push to defund Obamacare.


Filed under: Debt ceiling • Government shutdown • Interviews • John McCain • Tea Party
September 3rd, 2013
08:43 PM ET

Sen. McCain's take on Syria hearing

Fresh from the Senate Foreign Relations Committee hearing on strikes in Syria, Sen. John McCain gives Wolf Blitzer his thoughts on how Tuesday's hearings went and where the crisis in Syria stands now.


Filed under: John McCain • Senate • Syria
August 16th, 2013
08:06 AM ET

Sen. McCain: "A blow to our credibility"

Sen. John McCain criticizes the Obama administration's handling of Egypt, arguing that "We violated our own rule of law" and "undercut our own values" by not calling the overthrow of Pres. Mohamed Morsy's government a "coup."


Filed under: Egypt • John McCain • U.S. Foreign Aid
June 22nd, 2013
11:25 AM ET

McCain: 'Complete the dang fence'

Sen. John McCain talks about the Senate immigration deal, which includes a 700-mile border fence.

RELATED STORY: Obama makes another push for immigration reform


Filed under: Immigration • Jim Acosta • John McCain
June 20th, 2013
06:44 PM ET

McCain: Middle East about to 'erupt'

Sen. John McCain, R-Arizona, reiterated Thursday that the situation in Syria is growing more dire by the day, and he blasted the Obama administration for not doing enough to stop it.

"The Middle East is about to erupt," McCain said on CNN's "The Situation Room." "This is turning into a regional conflict."

FULL STORY

Filed under: Jim Acosta • John McCain • Syria
June 13th, 2013
06:22 PM ET

McCain: We can't just do nothing anymore

Sen. John McCain calls for a no-fly zone in Syria after the U.S. acknowledged that government's use of chemical weapons.

RELATED STORY: Washington reacts to White House decision on Syria


Filed under: Interviews • John McCain • Syria
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