Politics & Policy

McCain Shows Feingold Some Love on Election Day

Sen. John McCain (R., Ariz.) had some kind words for his former Democratic ally Sen. Russ Feingold (D) on Fox News this morning. The Hill reports:

Asked on Fox News if he feels bad when his Senate colleagues lose, McCain said, “Yes, and if I may say so, I’ve grown to have the greatest respect and affection for my friend, Russ Feingold. He’s an honest man, a man of great integrity, and I’ve grown to appreciate him more than ever. And it looks like he might be a casualty tomorrow.”

McCain did not campaign for Feingold’s opponent, Ron Johnson, nor did he donate to Johnson’s campaign.

Andrew StilesAndrew Stiles is a political reporter for National Review Online. He previously worked at the Washington Free Beacon, and was an intern at The Hill newspaper. Stiles is a 2009 ...

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