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Trump fails to cite McCain's name in signing bill named for him

6 monthes ago   |   By Boston Herald

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump signed defense legislation named for Sen. John McCain in a splashy ceremony at a New York Army base on Monday without once mentioning the ailing Arizona Republican's name. Trump traveled to Fort Drum, N.Y., from his golf resort in Bedminster, N.J., to sign the John S. McCain National Defense Authorization Act, the fiscal 2019 version of legislation Congress passes annually to set priorities for the military. He was joined by Vice President Mike Pence, who traveled separately from Washington.
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Trump didn't mention John McCain at all while signing the defense bill named after him

Trump didn't mention John McCain at all while signing the defense bill named after him

6 monthes ago   |   By Business Insider

President Donald Trump signed the 2019 National Defense Authorization Act on Monday.
The bill authorizes $717 billion in defense spending and is named after Arizona Sen. John McCain.
But Trump and McCain have frequently sparred over policy, and the president didn't mention the senator once during the signing ceremony.
The 2019 National Defense Authorization Act that President Donald Trump signed on Monday was named after Arizona Republican Sen. John McCain, but the title of the legislation was McCain's only mention during the ceremony.
McCain, who is Senate Armed Services chairman and has...
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WATCH: Trump signs defense authorization bill, doesn't say John McCain's name

6 monthes ago   |   By ABC News

President Donald Trump, in signing the National Defense Authorization Act, made no mention of Sen. John McCain, whose name is attached to the legislation.
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Trump signs $716B defense bill named for Sen. McCain, doesn't mention him in remarks

6 monthes ago   |   By WGN TV

FORT DRUM, N.Y. - President Donald Trump has signed a $716 billion defense policy bill named for John McCain after delivering remarks that failed to mention the ailing senator.
The measure Trump signed Monday at New York's Fort Drum will boost military pay by 2.6 percent, the largest hike in nine years.
The bill weakens a bid to clamp down on Chinese telecom company ZTE. It allows Trump to waive sanctions against countries that bought Russian weapons and now want to buy U.S. military equipment. The bill provides no money for Trump's requested Space Force but authorizes the military parade...
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President Trump Doesn't Mention John McCain as He Signs Defense Bill Named for Him

6 monthes ago   |   By Time

President Donald Trump has signed a $716 billion defense policy bill named for John McCain after delivering remarks that failed to mention the ailing senator.
The measure Trump signed Monday at New York's Fort Drum will boost military pay by 2.6 percent, the largest hike in nine years.
The bill weakens a bid to clamp down on Chinese telecom company ZTE. It allows Trump to waive sanctions against countries that bought Russian weapons and now want to buy U.S. military equipment. The bill provides no money for Trump's requested Space Force but authorizes the military parade he wants in...
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Trump signs bill named for Sen. McCain, doesn't mention him

6 monthes ago   |   By Miami Herald

President Donald Trump has signed a $716 billion defense policy bill named for John McCain after delivering remarks that failed to mention the ailing senator. The measure Trump signed Monday...
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Trump signs bill named for Sen. McCain, doesn't mention him

6 monthes ago   |   By National Post

FORT DRUM, N.Y. - President Donald Trump has signed a $716 billion defence policy bill named for John McCain after delivering remarks that failed to mention the ailing senator.
The measure Trump signed Monday at New York's Fort Drum will boost military pay by 2.6 per cent, the largest hike in nine years.
The bill weakens a bid to clamp down on Chinese telecom company ZTE. It allows Trump to waive sanctions against countries that bought Russian weapons and now want to buy U.S. military equipment. The bill provides no money for Trump's requested Space Force but authorizes the military parade...
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Trump signs bill named for Sen. McCain, doesn't mention him

6 monthes ago   |   By My Sanantonio

FORT DRUM, N.Y. - President Donald Trump has signed a $716 billion defense policy bill named for John McCain after delivering remarks that failed to mention the ailing senator.
The measure Trump signed Monday at New York's Fort Drum will boost military pay by 2.6 percent, the largest hike in nine years.
The bill weakens a bid to clamp down on Chinese telecom company ZTE. It allows Trump to waive sanctions against countries that bought Russian weapons and now want to buy U.S. military equipment. The bill provides no money for Trump's requested Space Force but authorizes the military parade...
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Donald Trump Will Sign Bill Bearing John McCain's Name, As He Continues to Mock Senator Dying From Cancer

6 monthes ago   |   By Newsweek

Donald Trump has repeatedly imitated John McCain's vote on a skinny repeal of Obamacare and once claimed he wasn't a "war hero" because he was captured.
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