But she ended her missive on a hopeful note: "That said I believe there are more good people than those who make the noise".
Gerson said Biden stood in honorably for McCain in March, when the academy named the Arizona senator one of its distinguished graduates. 'The lingering question is: Whose example will it be?
"The fact is John McCain - [torture] worked on John". John McCain after a White House official reportedly mocked the Arizona Republican's brain cancer diagnosis. He left Washington in December and few expect him to return. McCain, 81, also said he wished he had chosen CT U.S. Sen.
Close friend and political ally Sen. "If you want to figure out John McCain, watch The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance".
Most Republican senators are not heeding his advice to reject Haspel, who was chief of base of a detention site where terror suspects were waterboarded. Independent accounts of McCain's time in North Vietnamese captivity do not include any suggestion that he offered any material information to his captors, and McCain says the same. 11, 2001, strategy, said he would keep the program active and ready for deployment, and doesn't think it amounted to torture.
"I am sure this conversation is going to leak, too. He has served all his life and he has served the country well", said Gordon Gerson, president of McCain's Naval Academy class of 1958. Fox said McInerney would not be invited back on its business or news channels.
Mumbai cop Himanshu Roy's battle with cancer began in early 2000s
He had a sterling career in which he has cracked several high-profile cases, handled important responsibilities. The 54-year-old was battling cancer and had been on medical leave for over a year.
Senator Warren, who took to Twitter to express her views, said that Haspel's involvement in the U.S.'s discredited torture program makes her unfit to lead the Central Intelligence Agency. Rand Paul R-Ky., re-affirmed his opposition to Haspel on Friday. "It was a badly considered joke, an very bad joke, that she said fell flat".
John MacDonald of Lowell, a member of Veterans Assisting Veterans, said it's time to let McCain ease out of politics with dignity. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, "wacko birds" for their filibuster blocking then-CIA nominee John Brennan.
Graham tamped down on speculation that McCain's health could force him to resign soon, but he quipped that they weren't planning his re-election campaign either.
The two weren't quite yet saying their goodbyes. "No talking about funerals", Graham told reporters.
Her father is "all about character and bipartisanship and something greater than yourself", Meghan McCain said, before adding a stinging message to the critics: "Nobody's going to remember you".
I regret I did not catch this remark, as it should have been challenged. We've all said things in private, especially in smaller groups that we work with, that we would never say publicly.