Despite profound political differences, McCain asked former President Barack Obama to deliver the eulogy at his funeral. While the senator also asked President George W. Bush to eulogize the senator as well, the family specifically asked that President Donald Trump not attend.
“He’s doing really good, making jokes, talking, standing, you know, doing a great recovery,” McCain said after spending a long weekend with her father. “He has a great team around him.”
, McCain said she would “like everybody to take a collective breath and chill out, on my dad for a second, especially Orrin Hatch. We’re all doing good and hanging in. It’s a process as anyone knows if you know anyone who has cancer so please be kind and respectful of the fact that there’s a family here, you know.”
“It’s just, insensitive and it’s not appreciated at this moment,” McCain said.
“And — just — John McCain is here,” Whoopi Goldberg said about the senior Arizona senator still being alive.
“Yes. Thank you, Whoopi. Thank you very much for that,” McCain responded.
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