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McCain Defends Use Of 'Illegal' Immigrants

The Huffington Post | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 03.26.2013 | Politics

Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) defended the use of the phrase 'illegal' immigrants Monday and refused to drop it from his vocabulary. The Arizona senat...

Immigration Proposals: Promises, Possibilities and Pitfalls

Viviana Hurtado | Posted 04.07.2013 | Latino Voices
Viviana Hurtado

In the defeat of the GOP candidate by a three to one margin, Hispanic voters sent a clear message to our leaders: No party can take the White House or the governor's mansion or the fancy wooden and leather seats in legislatures without the support of the people who clean them.

McCain Cannot Blast Obama on Immigration When McCain Voted Against the DREAM Act in 2010

DeeDee Garcia Blase | Posted 11.25.2012 | Politics
DeeDee Garcia Blase

Did you folks read the recent Politico headline regarding our Senator John McCain: "McCain fires back at Obama on immigration"? McCain is at it again with his toeing-the-party-line tactics, but facts are stubborn things.

Elise Foley

McCain, Republicans Plan 'No' Votes On The DREAM Act | Elise Foley | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- When Gaby Pacheco met with Sen. John McCain in 2007 to plead for help stopping the deportation of her family, she says she found a man w...

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...

Sam Stein

McCain Can't Quit 2008: Makes Opposition To Obama His Chief Campaign Pitch | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Sen. John McCain's (R-Ariz.) increasingly unsuspenseful reelection bid against primary challenger J.D. Hayworth has morphed very dramatically into a s...

J.D. Hayworth Uses Dead Sen. Ted Kennedy In Attack Ad Against John McCain (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post | Elyse Siegel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

J.D. Hayworth, who is vying to unseat Sen. John McCain in Arizona's Republican Senate primary, is out with a new campaign ad accusing his rival of sta...

Sam Stein

McCain Targeted On Arizona Immigration Law In Satirical Ad Campaign | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

A self-proclaimed rapid response, anti-GOP political action committee is going up on air with three new radio ads Wednesday, targeting lawmakers for t...

John McCain Disagrees With Jan Brewer's Drug 'Mule' Comment (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

AP/Huffington Post - U.S. Sen. John McCain says he disagrees with Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer's statements that most people crossing the U.S. southern bor...

Immigration Reform's Curtain Call: A Hollywood Happy Ending

Wayne Trujillo | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver
Wayne Trujillo

The illegal immigration debate appears to be taking a sabbatical here in Colorado and much of the nation. The people at the debate's crux remain frozen in a legal purgatory.

McCain Uses Obama's Planned Immigration Reform To Raise Money

The Hill | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Allies of Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) are using recent reports that President Obama will address immigration reform this year as an opportunity to rais...

Presidential Debates Ignore 12 Million Elephants in the Room, Bypass Immigration

Angela Kelley | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Angela Kelley

What do the economy, health care, and foreign policy have in common? They are all topics that are related to a critical issue that was not discusse...

McCain and Obama: Fuzzy On Immigration

Jeremy Goren | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Jeremy Goren

Policy is uncertain by design during a campaign. What's clear is that McCain now frames immigration primarily as a national security issue and his chief proposals center on increased militarization of the border.

Children's Defense Fund Founder: McCain Will Leave Millions Of Children Uninsured

Diane Tucker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Diane Tucker

"Sen. McCain has no specific plan for children. We keep a Congressional scorecard... Senator McCain received the lowest score of anyone in the Senate in 2007."

Memo to the Candidates: Immigration, Seriously?

Frank Sharry | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Frank Sharry

Note: Cross-posted at Seriously, it's about time the candidates started talking about immigration again. But now, can we talk...

GOP, Rush Limbaugh Upset By Obama Spanish Ad

CNN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

A Republican congressman and supporter of John McCain called a Spanish television ad from the Obama campaign "offensive and dishonest" Thursday, and s...

Calling All Policy Gurus

Amanda Michel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Amanda Michel

We are tired of talking so much about lipstick and lapel pins. At OffTheBus - HuffPost's citizen-produced election coverage site - we are devoting the...

Bienvenidos a Election 2008: The Truth on McCain's Immigration Ad

Frank Sharry | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Frank Sharry

First, Sen. John McCain was for reform - championing a bipartisan, comprehensive immigration bill with courage and leadership until it collapsed in th...

George "Macaca" Allen To Lead GOP Rally For Minorities

Washington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Northern Virginia Republicans, realizing they need to improve their appeal among the region's large ethnic population, will stage a "unity" rally Satu...

Sam Stein

Romney McCain's VP? Recounting The Hate Fest | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

News reports surfaced from Time Magazine late Thursday night that John McCain had settled on a running mate: Mitt Romney. If this is true -- and in t...

McCain Dodges Immigration Issue As Feds Advertise Voluntary Deportation Program

Feet In Two Worlds | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Feet In Two Worlds

While immigration reform groups grow increasingly frustrated with campaign "tip-toeing" and "lip service," feds are placing ads in ethnic media outlets asking undocumented immigrants to deport themselves.

McCain Camp Hides Hated Hispanic Outreach Chief

Newsweek | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The job of Juan Hernandez is to win support for John McCain, particularly Latino votes. So it may seem odd that the campaign doesn't want its national...

John McCain and The White Man's Burden

M.S. Bellows, Jr. | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
M.S. Bellows, Jr.

Jesse Jackson may be mad at Obama for "talking down to black folks" -- but at least Obama never referred to blacks as "them" or demeaningly reminded his audience that blacks are "God's children too."

New McCain Ad: Hispanic Immigrants Are "God's Children" (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

In a new ad, John McCain reaches out to Hispanic members of the Armed Forces. The ad uses footage from a Republican primary debate where McCain defend...

Man Of The West: McCain Not Just A Washington Insider

Washington Independent | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

On Monday, when Sen. John McCain stepped onto a steamy tarmac in Fresno, Calif., he did so as a man who had come from somewhere else, as generations o...