"Recall him. Let him, you know, fight successfully this bad cancer, and let's get somebody in here that will keep the word he gave previous year".
As RadarOnline.com has learned, the Senator underwent a surgery for a blood clot in his eye, shortly after, doctors told him they had found cancer and his chances of surviving were very slim. "Now we're going to do what we can, get the best doctors we can find and do the best we can". "You've got to move on". The people of Arizona took McCain at his word, and believed him when he said he would vote to repeal the Affordable Care Act and other liberal policies put into place by Obama. McCain also notes he'd like his eventual memorial service to be held at the US Naval Academy in Annapolis, Md., where he hopes "a couple of people [will] stand up and say, 'This guy, he served his country'". "Second of all, he has a very strong national security team around him who I know has significant influence over him". Bill Cassidy, R-La., and Lindsey Graham, R-S.C. McCain said he thought lawmakers could develop better legislation by working across the aisle.
The remarks, which have tainted the relationship between the two men ever since, came up again in McCain's interview with "60 Minutes" on Sunday.
Since the diagnosis, McCain has been making his days count. He also emphasized he and Trump are from different backgrounds. So I just said, 'I understand. "I was raised in the concept and belief that duty, honour, country is the ... is the lodestar for the behaviour that we have to exhibit every single day", said.
Stahl asked McCain if the president had "initiated divorce proceedings with Republicans".