Sen. John McCain on Sunday criticized the deal President Trump struck with Democrats to fund the government and raise the debt ceiling.
“This was not an exercise in bipartisanship,” McCain said on CNN’s “State of the Union.”
“The Republican leaders, [Speaker Paul] Ryan and [Senate Majority Leader Mitch] McConnell were surprised to hear that he had cut this deal with ‘Chuck and Nancy.’ ”
“That’s not the way we need to do business,” he said.
He added that the agreement made is “basically devastating to national defense.” Read more at The Hill.