Trump visits tank factory and renews attack on war hero McCain

Trump visits tank factory and renews attack on war hero McCain ,

At a speech at an Ohio tank factory, President Trump complained that he wasn’t thanked for giving John McCain

“the kind of funeral he wanted.”

“I gave him the kind of funeral he wanted which as president I had to approve. I don’t care about this, I didn’t get thank you, that’s OK,” Trump said, to a crowd of workers at the Lima Army Tank Plant in Lima, Ohio.

The audience, which had applauded and cheered through much of the speech, sat virtually silent during the attack on

the late senator and decorated war hero.

Trump’s remarks about McCain’s funeral and his burial at the U.S. Naval Academy in Annapolis, Md., last September came in a speech that was marked by a long list of grievances about the former Arizona senator, part of a days-long assault.

Trump’s remarks about McCain’s funeral and his burial at the U.S. Naval Academy in Annapolis, Md., last

September came in a speech that was marked by a long list of grievances about the former Arizona senator, part of a days-long assault.

“A lot of people are asking, because they love me and they ask me about a man named John McCain,” Trump said. “If

you want me to tell you about — should I or not? Yes?”

“So I have to be honest, I’ve never liked him much. Hasn’t been for me,” Trump said, the room descending into awkward silence.

“And the other thing is, we’re in a war in the Middle East that McCain pushed so hard,” Trump said, the silence seeming to grow. “He was calling Bush, President Bush all the time, ‘Get into the Middle East, get into the Middle East.

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