Stories tagged: "mcsally"


Ted Olsen, of Phoenix, looks to place an American flag at a makeshift memorial in honor of the late Arizona Republican Sen. John McCain at McCain's office Monday, Aug. 27, 2018, in Phoenix. McCain, the war hero who became the GOP's standard-bearer in the 2008 election, died at the age of 81, Saturday, Aug. 25, 2018, after battling brain cancer. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)
Arizona Veterans’ Response to Trump’s ‘Losers’ and ‘Suckers’ Comments

State lawmaker and veteran Rep. Walt Blackman has spent several hours discussing policy online but has avoided commenting on Trump's remarks.

Photo by Evan Vucci, Associated Press
McSally, Ducey Sidestep Criticism of Trump After President Calls Fallen Soldiers ‘Losers’

While Iraq War veteran Rep. Ruben Gallego harshly rebuked Trump’s comments, fellow veteran Sen. McSally claimed the accusations had been debunked.

Photo by Gage Skidmore
GOP Voters Put Sen. Sinema Over the Top in 2018. Will They Do the Same for Mark Kelly?

McSally received 140,000 fewer votes than Republican Gov. Doug Ducey in 2018, leading to her loss in the Senate race against Kyrsten Sinema.

Photo by Ross D. Franklin, Associated Press
Here Are the Biggest Takeaways From Tuesday’s Primary Election

Arizona voters turned out in near-record numbers for Tuesday's primary election — and will be asked to turn out again for the General Election on Nov. 3.

Sen. Martha McSally, R-Ariz., joins her staff after delivering her first major speech on the Senate floor, at the Capitol in Washington, Tuesday, July 30, 2019. McSally is a former Air Force colonel who flew combat missions in Iraq and Kuwait. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
McSally Introduced A Bill Encouraging Vacations. She’s Received Over $40K From Travel Industry.

Sen. McSally, who proposed a multimillion-dollar travel-related stimulus bill, has received multiple donations from the travel and lodging industries.

Photo by Jonathan J. Cooper, Associated Press.
McSally Has Voted Over And Over With McConnell — But Now She Won’t Say If She Supports Him

Sen. Martha McSally often toes the party line, but hasn't yet said which Republican she'll support to lead the Senate should her party maintain a majority.

WATCH: McSally Says Women in the Military Get Pregnant to Skirt Deployment

A video has resurfaced from 2007 of Sen. McSally giving a lecture where she claimed some servicewomen would seek out pregnancy as a way to avoid deployment.