Mike Pence Honors Senator John McCain At Special Capitol Service

Meghan McCain Glares At Vice President Mike Pence During Her Father's Funeral

Meghan McCain is side-eyeing Mike Pence as Pence uses the occasion of John McCain's remembrance service at the U.S. Capitol to stan for Trump.

Pence, speaking last, praised McCain as an "American patriot" who "served a cause greater than himself".

In opening his speech, Pence said, "The president asked me to be here on behalf of a grateful nation, to pay a debt of honor and respect to a man who served our country throughout his life". Obligatory Credit: Jasper Colt-USA TODAY ORIG FILE ID: 20180831_jel_usa_103.jpg (Photo: Jasper Colt-USA TODAY) WASHINGTON - Vice President Mike Pence turned to the Bible when requested no longer too lengthy ago what he makes of a new serious biography that calls him as a "Christian supremacist."The Bible says depend it all joy when you suffer trials of many kinds", Pence urged the Christian Broadcasting Community in an interview excerpt launched Friday".

"The president asked me to be here on behalf of a grateful nation", Pence said. May God bless the memory of John McCain.

More recently, Trump declined to mention McCain's name at a signing ceremony for a defense bill named in McCain's honor. John McCain, social media customers read a lot into the survey on daughter Meghan's face.

"In my years in Congress and as vice president, we didn't always agree either, and he nearly always noticed", Pence said, The New York Times reported. "And we gather here remembering a man who knew how he wanted to be remembered".

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and Speaker of the House Paul Ryan also put wreaths around McCain's casket representing the House and Senate.

McCain is lying in state at the US Capital Rotunda, following his death on 25 August age 81.

The ceremony was just the latest in a week's worth of them for the statesman, former prisoner of war and two-time presidential candidate. Even as McCain battled brain cancer, Trump continued to criticize him for voting against a Republican health-care bill.

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