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Award Rebuffs Critics Of DADT-Ending Survey | Mark Blumenthal | Posted 07.16.2011 | Politics

PHOENIX -- When the Department of Defense released its Don't Ask Don't Tell survey of service members and their spouses in December of last year, Sen....

WATCH: Cindy McCain Speaks Out Against DADT While John McCain Defends It

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Sen. John McCain's wife Cindy appears in a new ad that harshly criticizes the military's "don't ask, don't tell" policy, and government officials and ...

John McCain Still Angry At 2008 Presidential Defeat, Conversations With Advisers & Analysts Reveal

The Daily Beast | Shushannah Walshe | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Conversations with friends, advisers, and analysts reveal McCain as a man still angry at his 2008 presidential loss, fueling his desire to remain in t...

John McCain & Lindsey Graham: The Mean Girls Of The U.S. Senate

Politics Daily | David Corn | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

I have a theory about human social evolution: life doesn't progress much after high school. This week, I can thank John McCain and Lindsey Graham for ...

Joe Klein: 'I Used To Know A Different John McCain'

TIME | Joe Klein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

McCain distinguished himself doubly this weekend, opposing the Dream Act and leading the opposition to "Don't Ask," despite the very public positions ...

John McCain Plays New Role Of GOP Agitator

Politico | Manu Raju | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) is getting under the skin of Democrats these days - and he seems to be relishing it....

John McCain DADT Repeal Reaction: 'Today Is A Very Sad Day'

The Huffington Post | Elyse Siegel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.), once a voice of optimism for repealing Don't Ask, Don't Tell, reportedly called Saturday "a very sad day" before the Senat...

Harry Reid Rips John McCain Over 'Don't Ask, Don't Tell,' Likens GOP Senator To Peanuts Character Lucy

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid took aim at Sen. John McCain's faltering stance on repealing "Don't Ask, Don't Tell" on Saturday, Politico reports. ...

Mark Blumenthal

SWING AND A MISS: McCain's Misguided Attack On 'Don't Ask, Don't Tell' Survey | Mark Blumenthal | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) has raised many objections to a repeal of the military's controversial "Don't Ask, Don't Tell" policy, but th...

DADT: John McCain and the Politics of "Ick"

Mark Olmsted | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Mark Olmsted

The Pentagon study officially issued yesterday confirms what most of us already knew: Most soldiers react to the reality or perception that a colleague is gay with a big yawn.

John McCain's 'Don't Ask, Don't Tell' Repeal Concerns Dismissed By Robert Gates In Letter

The Wonk Room | Igor Volsky | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Responding to the Senator's request in a previously unreleased letter from October 25, 2010, Gates explained that the review was not a "referendum" on...

PRO-GAY FOR A DAY: Cindy McCain Reverses Course On DADT

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Cindy McCain has apparently sharply reversed course on her position on the military's "Don't Ask, Don't Tell" policy in the span of just several days....

John McCain: I'd 'Absolutely' Block 'Don't Ask, Don't Tell' Repeal

The Huffington Post | Elyse Siegel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) signaled over the weekend that he would filibuster any measure put forth in the Senate aiming to repeal "Don't Ask, Don't T...

McCain Obstinate In Defense Of 'Don't Ask, Don't Tell,' Ignores Testimony Before His Committee

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) seemed like he was about to lose his temper during a press briefing Tuesday after Republicans filibustered the defense appr...

John McCain's Transformation From Maverick To Erratic (SLIDESHOW)

The Huffington | Elyse Siegel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) appears to have undergone a serious political transformation over the course of just a single election cycle. On the campa...

John McCain's Hypocrisy On Don't Ask, Don't Tell On Display Again

AMERICAblog | Joe Sudbay | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

John McCain is in a tough primary battle against a neanderthal Republican, JD Hayworth. So, John McCain has morphed into a right wing whacko. The repe...

Ac**kalypse Now: "That's Gay" Takes On Don't Ask Don't Tell Lovers (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy

There's a lot of opposition to repealing Don't Ask Don't Tell, and according to Bryan Safi these folks are all afraid of one thing: gay penis. Safi to...

Conservative Mag Editor: McCain Needs Gay-Bashing To Revive Campaign

Think Progress | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Discussing Sen. John McCain's (R-AZ) struggling campaign on Fox News Sunday today, Weekly Standard Executive Editor Fred Barnes argued that McCain "ne...