McCain reaction: News of brain cancer brings response from all sides
Wednesday, July 19, 2017
News that Arizona Sen. John McCain is battling brain cancer brought reaction from the White House, former presidents, allies and past opponents.
Melania and I send our thoughts and prayers to Senator McCain, Cindy, and their entire family. pic.twitter.com/SO4XYgnyug
— President Trump (@POTUS) July 20, 2017
John McCain is an American hero & one of the bravest fighters I’ve ever known. Cancer doesn’t know what it’s up against. Give it hell, John.
— Barack Obama (@BarackObama) July 20, 2017
— Meghan McCain (@MeghanMcCain) July 20, 2017
Karen & I are praying for @SenJohnMcCain. Cancer picked on the wrong guy. John McCain is a fighter & he’ll win this fight too. God bless!
— Vice President Pence (@VP) July 20, 2017
As he’s shown his entire life, don’t bet against John McCain. Best wishes to him for a swift recovery.
— Bill Clinton (@billclinton) July 20, 2017
Former Pres. George H.W. Bush: John McCain “will meet this latest battle in his singular life of service with courage and determination.” pic.twitter.com/jWWXfPiCYM
— ABC News (@ABC) July 20, 2017
Just spoke to @SenJohnMcCain. Tough diagnosis, but even tougher man.
— Jeff Flake (@JeffFlake) July 20, 2017
John McCain is undoubtedly the toughest man in the US Senate. He is an American hero and has served our country like few ever will. (1/3)
— Doug Ducey (@dougducey) July 20, 2017
Lindsey Graham responds to news of John McCain’s brain cancer diagnosis.
“This disease has never had a more worthy opponent.” pic.twitter.com/4S6cssfJCv
— Matt Fuller (@MEPFuller) July 20, 2017
Thinking about a hero, my Chairman, my friend John McCain. Stay strong!
— Senator Tim Kaine (@timkaine) July 20, 2017
John McCain is as tough as they come. Thinking of John, Cindy, their wonderful children, & their whole family tonight.
— Hillary Clinton (@HillaryClinton) July 20, 2017
John McCain is a hero, one of the most respected senators and a friend. The hopes and prayers of the nation are with him and his family.
— Bernie Sanders (@BernieSanders) July 20, 2017
— Leader McConnell (@SenateMajLdr) July 20, 2017
.@SenJohnMcCain is a hero, a patriot and a fighter. I am privileged to call him a friend. Paul & I pray for his recovery and his family.
— Nancy Pelosi (@NancyPelosi) July 20, 2017
John McCain is one tough fighter – we know he’ll face this diagnosis with courage and strength. Our family… https://t.co/XXTUltNGey
— Sarah Palin (@SarahPalinUSA) July 20, 2017
Hang in there @SenJohnMcCain. You’re tough! You can beat this. Fight, fight, fight! I am proud to call you my friend.
— Gabrielle Giffords (@GabbyGiffords) July 20, 2017
.@SenJohnMcCain, you are a true fighter & I’ll be praying for you until you beat this. I know you will.
— Chuck Schumer (@SenSchumer) July 20, 2017
John and I have been friends for 40 years. He’s gotten through so much difficulty with so much grace. He is strong – and he will beat this.
— Joe Biden (@JoeBiden) July 20, 2017
.@SenJohnMcCain’s patriotism and courage are vital to the nation. With the fearful news tonight, Ann and I pray for his recovery.
— Mitt Romney (@MittRomney) July 20, 2017
Joyce and I are praying for Senator McCain to make a strong and speedy recovery.
— Rep David Schweikert (@RepDavid) July 20, 2017
I have just learned about my friend John McCain’s diagnosis. I pray for him and his family tonight. He is an American hero.
— Rep. Trent Franks (@RepTrentFranks) July 20, 2017
My deepest thoughts and prayers are with @SenJohnMcCain and his family right now.
— Rep. Paul Gosar, DDS (@RepGosar) July 20, 2017
We’ve had our disagreements, but @SenJohnMcCain is an American hero & legendary Arizonan. I wish him the best in the difficult times ahead.
— Ruben Gallego (@RepRubenGallego) July 20, 2017
I am thinking about @SenJohnMcCain tonight, praying for him & his family. I know he has the strength to fight this.
— Ann Kirkpatrick (@Ann_Kirkpatrick) July 20, 2017
— Jan Brewer (@GovBrewer) July 20, 2017
— Greg Stanton (@MayorStanton) July 20, 2017
Thinking about @SenJohnMcCain and his family tonight. He is a fighter, and we are all with him in this fight.
— Kyrsten Sinema (@RepSinema) July 20, 2017
— Sheriff Paul Babeu (@PaulBabeuAZ) July 20, 2017
— Martha McSally (@RepMcSally) July 20, 2017
Wishing Mr. McCain comfort and peace as he and his family cope with his diagnosis and treatment
— Dr. Kelli Ward (@kelliwardaz) July 20, 2017
Love him or hate him, today is a day to pray for him. Godspeed @SenJohnMcCain.
— Christine Jones (@cjones) July 20, 2017
— Phoenix Police (@phoenixpolice) July 20, 2017
Our prayers for healing are with you, @SenJohnMcCain, and with your family. May your fighting spirit see you through.
— Arizona Senate Dems (@AZSenateDems) July 20, 2017