Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., left, and Sen. Kelly Ayotte, R-N.H. walk to their party caucuses on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, Sept. 24, 2013, as the Senate struggles with a stopgap spending bill that would prevent a partial government shutdown when the budget year ends next week. Tea party-leaning members of the House GOP caucus successfully attached language to that bill last week that would strip funding for President Barack Obama's health care program. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)
McCain: Partisanship in Washington is the worst he's ever seen
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Staring at the specter of a partial government shutdown, Sen. John McCain says he's never seen anything like the harsh partisanship pervading much of Washington politics.
The Arizona Republican, serving his fifth term, says "we are dividing the Republican Party rather than attacking Democrats."
Get the full story
Subscribe or Log In
Are you a newspaper subscriber but you don't have a Digital Access account yet? Activate your account.
You will need your subscription account number and phone number. Not sure if you have an account? Email us or call 320-214-4364 and we can help you.