He's a social conservative, but not necessarily an immigration hawk or a Trump loyalist.
John McCain’s mistakes should not be forgotten.
Your unfettered expression is only one click away, and the late senator himself engaged in ritual self-criticism, Matt Welch argues on
What the reaction to John McCain's death tells us about the values of Washington's political class
Even the most revered politicians are just human—and no human can resist The Robot.
The senator was wrong about plenty, but not about the immorality of inflicting cruelty on prostrate detainees.
The late Arizona senator's relentless energy and patriotic sense of honor led him to heroic acts of defiance, but also misguided support for disastrous foreign interventions.
The Senate asks the Pentagon's F-35 program to explain its sizable discrepancy in savings estimates.
McCain biographer Matt Welch talks about the Arizona Republican's latest book and personal crusades.
One reason the national political press has almost always liked the Arizona maverick? He shares their disdain for the conservative media bubble.
The Arizona senator goes out shooting against the Paul family, even as he and the Kentucky senator make common cause on Gina Haspel.
As the Senate prepares to vote on Gina Haspel's nomination, senators call for more transparency on torture and her role in it.
"I have to accept my share of the blame for it," the ailing senator writes in a new book, even while defending several other interventions and surges.
In the Arizona senator's waning days, it's an open question whether his familiar vision of a robustly interventionist America idealistically leading the international trading order will survive in Donald Trump's GOP.
Now that it's out, nobody's minds seem to have changed.
McCain and Jeff Flake are right to slam the president’s juvenile rhetoric, but questionably blame Trump for global trends while neglecting the press crackdowns of his predecessor.
Rand Paul squares off against John McCain yet again on military spending, in a fight that could derail both the budget and tax reform.
The ailing senator is right that "half-baked, spurious nationalism" is wrong. But so is his brand of hawkish intervention.
Reason's Nick Gillespie, Katherine Mangu-Ward, Eric Boehm, and Andrew Heaton discuss the president's NFL feud, Graham-Cassidy, and tax reform.