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John McCain
John McCain.jpg
U.S. Senate, Arizona
Incumbent
In office
1987-Present
Term ends
January 3, 2017
Years in position 28
PartyRepublican
Compensation
Base salary$174,000/year
Elections and appointments
Last electionNovember 2, 2010
First electedNovember 4, 1986
Next generalNovember 8, 2016
Term limitsN/A
Prior offices
United States House of Representatives
1982-1986
Education
Bachelor'sUnited States Naval Academy, 1958
Military service
Service/branchUnited States Navy, Vietnam
Years of service1958-1981
Personal
Date of birthAugust 29, 1936
Place of birthPanama Canal Zone, Panama
ReligionEpiscopalian
Websites
Office website
John McCain (b. August 29, 1936) is a Republican member of the U.S. Senate from the state of Arizona. McCain was first elected to the Senate in 1986.

Biography

Career

Committee assignments

U.S. Senate

2011-2012

Issues

Political positions

Percentage voting with party

The website Open Congress tracks how often members of Congress vote with the majority of the chamber caucus. According to the website, McCain votes with the Republican Party 96.4% of the time. This ranks 1st among the 47 Senate Republicans in 2011.[1]

Elections

2010

Campaign donors

Personal

McCain and his wife, Cindy, have seven children.

External links


References

Political offices
Preceded by
Barry Goldwater
U.S. Senate - Arizona
1987-Present
Succeeded by
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