Will Leak Of McCain Cancer Joke Lead To Firings?

May 18, 2018

A recent leak of press aide Kelly Sadler’s joke about John McCain may have consequences after all.Speaking in front of colleagues about his criticism of Trump’s CIA pick Gina HaspelSadler remarked of the Arizona senator: “he’s dying anyway.”The flippant remark was seen as a new low, even for the Trump White House.Rather than apologize, the administration is addressing what they see as the real problem: Leaks.