McCain withdraws support for Trump

Leading US Senator and former Republican presidential nominee John McCain says he will not vote for Donald Trump.

McCain, the 2008 Republican nominee, said he would not vote for Hillary Clinton either.

In a statement, the senator from Arizona said he and his wife would vote by writing in the name of "some good conservative Republican who is qualified to be President."

McCain joins a growing list of members of Congress who have either called on Trump to withdraw from the race or withdrawn their support for the embattled candidate.

Last update: Sat, 08/10/2016 - 23:57
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