washington - US Senator John McCain, who has identified a malignant brain tumor, flies back to Arizona for medical treatment. A statement released on Friday revealed that the 80-year-old Republican announced that he had a period of radiation and chemotherapy for him. He wants to continue his political work as much as possible.
McCain is planning to return to Washington at the end of August, when Congress recess has ended. He elected Thursday party with two party members in the Senate side of the Democrats, so that the last attempt failed to partially abolish Obamacare's care act. The proposal stranded by 51 to 49 votes.