John McCain pulls support from Trump after lewd comments

US Sen. John McCain is pursued by reporters as he heads for a vote at the US Capitol September 6, 2016 in Washington, DCSenator John McCain, a senior figure in the Republican Party who was its 2008 presidential nominee, formally withdrew his support Saturday for Donald Trump over lewd remarks that threw his White House campaign into disarray. “But Donald Trump’s behavior this week, concluding with the disclosure of his demeaning comments about women and his boasts about sexual assaults, make it impossible to continue to offer even conditional support for his candidacy.

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