Empire Editorial: Lynching by Facebook

...tough on whatever we're being tough on this week.Still, the confirmation process has its purpose. We suspect the failed McCain presidential run in 2008 might have wished it did a little more fact-checking before its vice-presidential confirmation...
Hawaii lawmakers seek exemption from maritime shipping law

...unions, equipment yards and vendors, said the Jones Act is critical for economic and security reasons.U.S. Sen. John McCain of Arizona had introduced legislation to repeal the domestic-building provision of the law. It was intended to be added as...
A Republican Senate means changing the chairmen

...for constant grilling from Sen. John McCain, who has found fault with nearly every...Obama's national security policies.McCain would be on tap to serve as chairman of...of the major panels:ARMED SERVICES: McCain stepped down after his six years as the...
To John McCain's integrity: Rest In Peace to pay our final respects to John McCain's integrity. It died recently - turned...presidential campaign of 2008 in which McCain, his advertising team, his surrogates...foreheads. Indeed, not only did they call McCain a maverick, but so did the subtitle of...
Palin, McCain join forces again

...PHOENIX - Sarah Palin and Sen. John McCain plan to campaign together again. The...that evening. The next day, she and McCain will appear together at a public event, likely a rally, according to McCain spokeswoman Brooke Buchanan. "I'm...
Palin confirms tension with McCain aides

...true, according to Sarah Palin: The McCain-Palin campaign was not a happy family...Republican presidential candidate, Sen. John McCain. The vice presidential candidate confirms...of professional campaign aides and how McCain's entourage limited her access to the...
McCain targets cash for Essential Air Service for rural communities

Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., addressed the Senate on...proposal hard, hoping it doesn't pass. McCain is proposing a bill amendment that would...their lifeline. The Empire contacted McCain's office on Monday, but a response...
McCain: Torture did not lead to bin Laden death

...senator insisted Thursday. Sen. John McCain, who spent 51/2 years as a bin Laden's compound in Pakistan. McCain spoke with an unrivaled record on the...opinion piece in The Washington Post. McCain said he asked CIA Director Leon Panetta...
McCain strategist defends Palin as 2008 VP choice

...ROCK, Ark. - A top adviser from John McCain's presidential campaign who has criticized...Wednesday the decision to pick her as McCain's running mate in the 2008 election...someone with "great talents" in politics. McCain on Sunday said that Palin remained a formidable...
McCain: Palin to be 'force' in GOP

WASHINGTON - Sen. John McCain says he sees Sarah Palin continuing...the future of the Republican Party. McCain says he respects the decision that his...clearly" made the best decision. McCain says he thinks she will continue to...


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