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The 2008 Republican presidential nominee who was a prisoner of war for five years during the Vietnam War. He became a United States Senator from Arizona in 1987. He was known for his advocacy of campaign finance reform in the Senate and most notably co-wrote the 2002 McCain-Feingold Act.
He had three daughters named Meghan, Bridget, and Sidney and three sons named Douglas, James and John. He was married to Carol McCain from 1965 to 1980, then he married Cindy McCain later in 1980. His father, John S. McCain, Jr., was a U.S. Navy admiral.
How did John McCain die?
John McCain's death was caused by Glioblastoma.
|Cause of death||Glioblastoma|
|Age of death||81 years|
|Birthday||August 29, 1936|
|Death date||August 25, 2018|
|Place of death||Cornville, Arizona, United States|
|Place of burial||United States Naval Academy Cemetery, Annapolis, Maryland, United States|
In 1987, I had my first opportunity to provide ‘advice and consent’ on a Supreme Court nominee. At that time, I stated that the qualifications essential for evaluating a nominee for the bench included ‘integrity, character, legal competence and ability, experience, and philosophy and judicial temperament.’ On that test, Elena Kagan fails.John McCain
Putin’s Russia is our adversary and moral opposite. It is committed to the destruction of the post-war, rule-based world order built on American leadership and the primacy of our political and economic values.John McCain
We are an important check on the powers of the executive. Our consent is necessary for the president to appoint jurists and powerful government officials and, in many respects, to conduct foreign policy. Whether we are of the same party, we are not the president’s subordinates. We are his equal!John McCain
For America, our interests are our values, and our values are our interests.John McCain
Giap was a master of logistics, but his reputation rests on more than that. His victories were achieved by a patient strategy that he and Ho Chi Minh were convinced would succeed – an unwavering resolve to suffer immense casualties and the near total destruction of their country to defeat any adversary, no matter how powerful.John McCain