Klobuchar Tries Using McCain Quote To Attack Trump, Meghan McCain Puts a Hard Stop to It

Conservative Tribune | 5/28/2019 | ben marquis
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It is no secret that President Donald Trump and Arizona Republican Sen. John McCain were engaged in a heated and vitriolic feud prior to the senator’s death in 2018.

A Democratic 2020 candidate, Minnesota Sen. Amy Klobuchar, used that well-known feud as a cudgel to attack President Trump.

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But the late senator’s outspoken anti-Trump daughter, Meghan McCain, sought to put an abrupt stop to it — despite the abject hatred for Trump that she holds.

The Hill reported that Klobuchar, speaking at a campaign event in Iowa, shared with the supporters that she had been seated between McCain and Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders at Trump’s inauguration in January 2017.

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She said the late senator had listed off names of dictators while Trump delivered his address.

Those remarks followed Klobuchar’s reference to an inevitable “arc of justice” that would eventually lead to the downfall of Trump, an arc that began on that chilly day.

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Klobuchar said that the arc started “The day that I sat on that stage between Bernie and John McCain, and John McCain kept reciting to me names of dictators during that speech because he knew more than any of us what we were facing as a nation. He understood it,” she said.

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“He knew because he knew this man more than any of us did.”

While those remarks would seem commonplace among disgruntled haters of Trump, the invocation of Sen. McCain didn’t go over well with the senator’s daughter.

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