Lindsey Graham Responds to McCain Rejecting Health Care Bill: Our Friendship ‘Is Not Based on How He Votes’


Senator Lindsey Graham, one of the senators behind the Graham-Cassidy health care bill and a close friend of John McCain‘s, reacted in a Twitter statement to McCain rejecting the bill.

McCain said in his statement, “I take no pleasure in announcing my opposition. Far from it. The bill’s authors are my dear friends, and I think the world of them. I know they are acting consistently with their beliefs and sense of what is best for the country. So am I.”

Graham too addressed their friendship in his statement but expressed his firm disagreement:

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