Trump Ignores Questions on McCain After Being Asked Multiple Times by Reporters


President Donald Trump‘s brief statement on the death of John McCain sent his deepest sympathies to McCain’s family, but said nothing about the man himself. And reporters today tried to ask the President about the Arizona senator today.

Trump and McCain clashed multiple times, and the President reportedly nixed a White House statement praising McCain.

Reporters rather directly tried asking Trump about McCain today at multiple White House events over the course of a few hours. But so far the President has not said anything. ABC News’ Jon Karl in particular documented his multiple attempts to bring up the issue:

(You can watch video of that second attempt above, via C-SPAN.)

Bloomberg’s Jennifer Jacobs tried asking too:

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