For Immediate Release: June 24, 2016
UPDATE: McCain does it again — protects ‘Terror Gap,’ not Arizonans
McCain votes to table bipartisan amendment to keep weapons out of the hands of suspected terrorists
TEMPE – John McCain again refused to stand up for Arizonans today as he voted against a bipartisan half-measure to keep suspected terrorists on the no-fly list from purchasing weapons.
Despite the amendment having the backing of fellow Republican Senators Susan Collins, Jeff Flake, and others, McCain still chose to side with the gun lobby and ignore Arizonans who have called for common sense reforms in the wake of the mass shooting in Orlando.
For Immediate Release: June 23, 2016
McCain’s obstruction on Supreme Court vacancy hurts millions of families
4-4 United States v. Texas decision puts tens of thousands of Arizona families in limbo
McCain’s partisan obstructionism to blame
TEMPE – The terrible effects of John McCain’s obstructionism over the Supreme Court vacancy were on full display this morning as the court – ruling without a full bench – announced a deadlocked decision in the crucial United States v. Texas case, hurting millions of families who were eligible for the DAPA and expanded DACA programs.
For Immediate Release: June 20, 2016
McCain protects ‘Terror Gap,’ not Arizonans
McCain votes against proposals to keep weapons out of the hands of suspected terrorists and closing gun show loophole
McCain’s refused to do anything to close these loopholes for years
TEMPE – John McCain again put politics ahead of protecting Americans today in the wake of another horrific mass shooting, choosing to put his party loyalty ahead of supporting common sense legislation to close the “Terror Gap” and the gun show loopholes.