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Arizona Sen. John McCain has a brain tumor, the Mayo Clinic Hospital in Phoenix announced on Wednesday.
The announcement follows a procedure that McCain, 80, had on July 14 in which he had a blood clot removed from above his left eye.
"Further consultations with Senator McCain's Mayo Clinic care team will indicate when he will return to the United States Senate," his office said in a statement.
"Subsequent tissue pathology revealed that a primary brain tumor known as a glioblastoma was associated with the blood clot," the hospital said.
“Scanning done since the procedure (a minimally invasive craniotomy with an eyebrow incision) shows that the tissue of concern was completely resected by imaging criteria.:snip:

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Evidently pretty bad form of cancer.  Hope he resigns immediately and focuses on healing himself.  We can't have the Senate held up for a year while he battles this.   Lucky for him he is not on Obamacare....

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Ward to McCain: Step down so I can be appointed to replace you

Ed Morrissey

July 21 2017


Washington DC is a place for grand ambition, a place that no one gets without having something of a killer instinct. Usually it’s disguised a little better than in this WOWO interview with Kelli Ward, the woman who challenged John McCain in the 2016 primary, picked up here by CNN. Ward, a physician by trade, tells the Indiana station that the prospects for McCain’s health are “low,” and that he should get out of the way immediately in order to open up the seat for … Kelli Ward:

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