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Sam Stein

McCain Bill Making Medicare Untouchable Via Reconciliation Contradicts His Record | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

In a direct challenge to Democratic leadership, Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) introduced an amendment on Thursday night that would prohibit Congress from...

Sam Stein

Obama To McCain: We Are Not Campaigning Anymore | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

After listening to a litany of complaints from Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) about the lack of transparency and backroom dealing in the health care refor...

Sam Stein

McCain Contradicts Himself With First GOP Health Care Amendment | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) introduced the first Republican amendment to the Senate's version of health care reform on Monday. In doing so, he placed h...

Sam Stein

McCain: Dems Will Pass Health Care, "Blue Dogs Bark But Never Bite" | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) predicted on Sunday that health care reform would pass, while a fellow Republican senator was more skeptical. Appearing o...

DNC Calls Out John McCain For Blatant Misdirection on Health Care

Auburn McCanta | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Auburn McCanta

From misleading statement to misleading statement, McCain has worked through skewed and downright deceptive talking points on the Senate floor.

Sam Stein

McCain: Health Care Will Pass With No GOP Input Or Support | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Senator John McCain predicted on Thursday that health care reform legislation would pass Congress without GOP input or support, insisting that the par...

McCain Booed By Arizonans For Saying Obama Respects Constitution (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Senator John McCain, (R-Ariz.) found himself drowned out by boos and hisses on Tuesday after insisting to an otherwise friendly home-state crowd that ...

Sam Stein

McCain: Kennedy's Absence Is Damaging Health Care's Prospects | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Health care legislation would be in a "very different place today," if Senator Ted Kennedy, (D-Mass) were healthy enough to participate in negotiation...

Sam Stein

Obama Ad Warns Seniors: McCain Will Gut Medicare | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Keeping attention on pocket-book issues, Barack Obama's campaign put out an ad on Friday accusing John McCain of wanting to tax health care benefits a...

McCain Has a Healthcare Safety Net, Why Can't We?

Susan Rosser | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Susan Rosser

What makes McCain's plan so odious is that he has always had a safety net for himself where health care is concerned. He was raised in a military family where medical care is always covered in full.

Sam Stein

New Ad: Voters Can't Believe McCain's Health Care Policy Extremes | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The progressive group Health Care for America Now is up with a new spot whacking John McCain for proposing a health care policy that voters can't even...

Seth Colter Walls

McCain's Health Care Plan Attacked In Million Dollar Independent Ad | Seth Colter Walls | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The independent progressive group Heath Care For America Now! released a batch of eight ads targeting John McCain and seven incumbent House members We...

Sam Stein

Obama Ad: McCain Will Tax Your Health Care | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Discussions about health care policy provided some of the strongest voter reactions for Barack Obama during last night's presidential debate. And on t...

Sam Stein

Sen. Casey: Let's See McCain Survive Without Gov't Health Care | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

As the two presidential campaigns assault each other over past associations, the Obama campaign took the opportunity on Monday afternoon to cast John ...

Sam Stein

Obama Ad: McCain A "Prescription For Disaster" | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Barack Obama is out with a new ad Monday morning, eviscerating John McCain for an article he recently wrote calling for the health care industry to ha...

McCain's Plan For Health Care Reform: Let's Make It More Like The Financial Industry (VIDEO)(UPDATED)

Huffington Post | Nicholas Sabloff | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

***UPDATE*** 11:25PM The Washington Post reports that the flap over an article McCain published that touted, with the example of the banking industry,...

Catholics United Airs Ad: Pro-Life, Anti-McCain (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post | Rachel Weiner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Catholics United today unveiled a new ad campaign asking why Senator John McCain has voted against health care and effective assistance to pregnant wo...

McCain Adviser: There Are No Uninsured Americans

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The Dallas Morning News reports on a John McCain adviser's opinion on lack of health insurance in America: Texas once again led the nation with the ...

McCain Ally Counsels Alarmist Attack On Health Care

Lester Feder | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Lester Feder

In the New York Post, political consultant Dick Morris cries that Obama wants to provide health insurance to undocumented immigrants as part of his plan to cover the 47 million uninsured Americans.

Sam Stein

$40 Million Health Care Campaign Will Target Some Dems | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

A consortium of progressive groups, think tanks, trade unions and activists are set to launch a $40 million health care campaign to prepare the ground...

Questioner Dragged Out Of McCain Town Hall Talks To OffTheBus

Keith Dinsmore | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Keith Dinsmore

"It was a mental health question. A guy who would call his wife a cunt in front of reporters is not only a jerk but dangerous. It's scary to think of a hothead like McCain having his finger on the trigger."

McCain Health Plan Would Not Cover Child Featured At Event

Think Progress | Adam Jentleson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Today at a campaign event, Sen. John McCain (R-AZ) toured Miami Children's Hospital and met with some of the facility's young patients. As The New Yo...