McCain's Dramatic "Thumbs Down" on Health Care Bill

Clip: Season 2018 Episode 7 | 3m 58s

John McCain’s Senate colleagues reveal new details about the night of his dramatic “no” vote on the bill to repeal Obamacare, in the opening scene of FRONTLINE's documentary, "McCain." The documentary goes on to explore the Arizona Senator’s complicated relationship with President Trump — and his own Republican Party.

Aired: 03/27/18

Rating: NR

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