Lawrence: John Kelly still silent after staffer mocked "dying" Sen. McCain

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NBC News—Lawrence O'Donnell says John Kelly is silent on the McCain controversy because he is afraid of Donald Trump's "wrath." Ron Klain calls John Kelly's silence "just sad" and John Heilemann says Kelly Sadler needs to apologize.

White House Official Mocks John McCain as the Senator Battles Brain Cancer: 'He's Dying Anyway'. A White House official mocked Sen. John McCain‘s brain cancer diagnosis just three weeks after the politician underwent surgery for an intestinal infection. The remarks were made Thursday morning, one day after the Republican announced he opposed President Donald Trump‘s nominee for CIA director, Gina Haspel. “It doesn’t matter, he’s dying anyway,” Special assistant Kelly Sadler said during a closed-door meeting at the White House, according to The Hill. The White House responded to the comments...