Poor John McCain!


His efforts to produce a Benghazi scandal are as pathetic and futile as his bid for the presidency was.


Steve Benen EXAMINES McCain’s rhetoric on the Benghazi matter:


“My friends, it’s a cover-up.”


McCain neglected to explain what “it” is. “It’s” a cover-up? What’s a cover-up?


When he appeared on “Meet the Press” recently, host David Gregory asked this simple question: “A cover-up of what?” McCain turned belligerent and dodged the question.


It’s been that kind of controversy for months — Republicans and Fox News continue to ask questions that have already been answered, and continue to ...

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Poor John McCain!

His efforts to produce a Benghazi scandal are as pathetic and futile as his bid for the presidency was.

Steve Benen EXAMINES McCain’s rhetoric on the Benghazi matter:

“My friends, it’s a cover-up.”

McCain neglected to explain what “it” is. “It’s” a cover-up? What’s a cover-up?

When he appeared on “Meet the Press” recently, host David Gregory asked this simple question: “A cover-up of what?” McCain turned belligerent and dodged the question.

It’s been that kind of controversy for months — Republicans and Fox News continue to ask questions that have already been answered, and continue to ...

Read more