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John McCain Says He Would Have Been 'Reluctant' To Invade Iraq Had He Won In 2000

The Huffington Post | Igor Bobic | Posted 07.18.2014 | Politics

Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) says he would have been hesitant about ordering a ground invasion of Iraq had he been elected president in 2000. “You...

Just Three Senators Attend Hearing On Rigged Stock Market

The Huffington Post | Christine Conetta | Posted 06.24.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The book “Flash Boys” sounded the alarm about a potentially rigged stock market system, prompting the Senate Homeland Security and G...

McCain: Situation In Ukraine 'Hearkens Back To The Days Of Adolf Hitler And Joseph Stalin'

The Huffington Post | Samantha Lachman | Posted 03.07.2014 | Politics

Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) warned Friday that the crisis in Ukraine resembles the geopolitical factors at play when Adolf Hitler and Joseph Stalin led...

Guess Which Senator Is The Least Popular In The Country

The Huffington Post | Stephen Calabria | Posted 03.07.2014 | Politics

John McCain’s home-state approval numbers have dropped considerably, according to a Public Policy Polling (PPP) survey released Thursday. McCain...

Sabrina Siddiqui

McCain Attacks Obama Over What He Wrote About Russia In College

HuffingtonPost.com | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 03.04.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) on Tuesday drew from a new source in arguing that President Barack Obama has been too 'soft' on Russia: An ar...

John McCain Fundraiser Suggests He May Not Be Ready To Hang It Up Just Yet

The Huffington Post | Samantha Lachman | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics

Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) will host a fundraiser in Washington, D.C., in late January, suggesting that he hasn't decided against a run for reelection...

John McCain's Picks For GOP Presidential Candidates In 2016

The Huffington Post | Samantha Lachman | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics

Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) favors Govs. Chris Christie (N.J.) and Bobby Jindal (La.) as candidates for the Republican presidential nomination in 2016....

Women Take the Lead on the World's Biggest Stage

Anna Maria Chavez | Posted 12.17.2013 | Women
Anna Maria Chavez

The fact that women were instrumental in shaping the agreement that broke through the gridlock demonstrates beautifully why we need more women in positions of leadership in Washington and around the world in order to bring insight and balance to our greatest challenges.

Syria Strike - Symbolic or Conflict Altering?

Ambassador Muhamed Sacirbey | Posted 10.28.2013 | World
Ambassador Muhamed Sacirbey

Intervention, even if limited or "measured" has to calculate the possibilities beyond the initial strike from counterstrikes and further escalation by Assad forces, to the diplomatic response of adversaries and hesitant allies.

Corporate Loopholes

Jim Worth | Posted 10.20.2013 | Business
Jim Worth

There is an assault on corporate taxes in two areas and on two levels and the losers will ultimately be the American people -- American taxpayers.

Do You Hate Obama?

Darryl Woodard | Posted 09.16.2013 | Politics
Darryl Woodard

Last year on September 6, 2012 I attended a Democratic National Convention watch party. While the president was giving his re-election speech on TV wi...

Congress OKs Killing of Anyone, Anywhere, Anytime?

Michael Shank | Posted 05.06.2013 | Politics
Michael Shank

A handful of Democratic and Republican senators are considering a rewrite of 60 of the most consequential words to ever pass through Congress: The Authorization for Use of Military Force, which is enabling a system of eternal warfare.

McCain et al vs. The United States Constitution

Christopher Brauchli | Posted 07.02.2013 | Politics
Christopher Brauchli

It would seem that how some people choose to define depraved hearts depends on what God those depraved hearts worship.

The JPMorgan Congressional Inquisition; 'Deja-Vu' All Over Again

Raymond J. Learsy | Posted 05.15.2013 | Business
Raymond J. Learsy

JP Morgan has finally, finally been brought up to account in the congressional hearings yesterday. Senators Levin and McCain could barely contain their disdain and outrage suffering the self-serving and evasive responses to their incisive and deeply prepared questioning.

'Bravo, Senator. You Got Us.'

The Huffington Post | Lisa_Miller | Posted 03.08.2013 | Politics

Rep. Justin Amash (R-Mich.) took to Twitter on Friday to hit back at Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.), who called him a "wacko bird" in an interview with Th...

Immigration Reform Now

Joe Peyronnin | Posted 03.29.2013 | Politics
Joe Peyronnin

Now is the time for immigration reform. Let history be the guide for politicians in Washington because immigration has always enriched the fabric of America.

Here's Why Obama Is Right About Susan Rice

Alexia Parks | Posted 01.29.2013 | Denver
Alexia Parks

Women excel at negotiation, diplomacy and collaboration. In today's volatile, interconnected world, what is needed is more nurturing and collaboration.

McCain Fight Over Clinton Replacement Could Lead To Second Obama Showdown

Salon | Posted 11.19.2012 | Politics

Barack Obama has said nothing directly about whom he’ll appoint to replace Hillary Clinton as secretary of state, but he sent what the political wor...

Why Nevada's Asian Vote Will Swing the Election

Rep. Mike Honda | Posted 12.25.2012 | Politics
Rep. Mike Honda

Speaking as an AAPI member of the U.S. Congress, there is no question that President Obama is our first AAPI president.

Shocker: America Spends $2.16 Trillion on Violence Annually

Rep. Mike Honda | Posted 11.28.2012 | Politics
Rep. Mike Honda

One out of every 7 dollars spent in the U.S. is spent containing violence. Is this really how we want to measure America's success, how we want to develop as a society, and how we want to leave the world for our children and our children's children?

Lowering Expectations

Sam Koppelman | Posted 11.19.2012 | Teen
Sam Koppelman

In 2008, McCain made sure to say that President Obama "is not [an Arab]." By putting politics aside in that moment, McCain was able to retain some integrity. That is what Romney has failed to do this campaign.

Romney's Secret Records

Joe Peyronnin | Posted 07.27.2012 | Politics
Joe Peyronnin

Romney has offered few specifics about what he would do to jump start the U.S. economy, and where he would cut the deficit. It's a secret, just like his taxes, his offshore accounts, his Olympic work, his term as governor and his time at Bain Capital.

Harry Reid, John McCain Agree On Pacquiao Fight, Push Boxing Bill

The Huffington Post | Erin Mershon | Posted 06.13.2012 | Politics

Boxing may be a contentious sport, but it's bringing rare harmony to the halls of the Senate. Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) disagreed with th...

Women in the Military Deserve the Same Health Care Coverage as the Civilians They Protect

Dorian de Wind | Posted 08.04.2012 | Politics
Dorian de Wind

Hopefully, our elected officials will eventually pass legislation that at least ensures that military rape victims will have access to the same health care benefits available to the civilians they help protect.

McCain: U.S. Inability To Help In Syria 'Embarrassing'

AP | SEAN YOONG | Posted 05.31.2012 | World

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia -- The United States must show stronger international leadership to halt the violence in Syria, which could become a significan...