Minnesota senator and <a data-cke-saved-href=”https://www.foxnews.com/category/politics/2020-presidential-election” href=”https://www.foxnews.com/category/politics/2020-presidential-election”>2020</a> democratic presidential canddiate <a data-cke-saved-href=”https://www.foxnews.com/category/person/amy-klobuchar” href=”https://www.foxnews.com/category/person/amy-klobuchar”>Amy Klobuchar</a> not apologize for calling the late Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz, in an attack aimed at <a data-cke-saved-href=”https://www.foxnews.com/category/person/donald-trump” href=”https://www.foxnews.com/category/person/donald-trump”>President Trump</a> despite the wishes of his daughter, <a data-cke-saved-href=”https://www.foxnews.com/category/person/meghan-mccain” href=”https://www.foxnews.com/category/person/meghan-mccain”>Meghan McCain</a>. <br / >
Minnesota senator and 2020 Democratic presidential candidate Amy Klobuchar is not to apologize for calling the late Sen. John McCain in an attack Trump addresses President, despite the wishes of his daughter, Meghan McCain.
The feud began on Saturday during a campaign event in Des Moines, Iowa, where Klobuchar echoed by her late colleague, remarks that he told her, while trump the inauguration.
“I sat on the stage between Bernie [Sanders] and John McCain, and John McCain kept reciting to me the names of dictators, during the course of this speech, because he knew more than any of us, what we were faced, as a nation,” Klobuchar told the crowd. “He understood it. He knew, because he knew this man more than any of us.”
This solved a host a reaction from “The View” co -, took to Twitter on Monday and urged Klobuchar not to invoker her father in the election of 2020.
“On behalf of the entire family, the McCain – @AmyKlobuchar please show consideration for all of us, and to leave the inheritance of my fathers and the memory of presidential politics,” tweeted McCain.
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In a statement to CNN, the Klobuchar campaign, however, did not offer any excuse for the family to McCain.
“Senator Klobuchar has had a long friendship with Senator McCain, has defended him against President Trump’s attacks in the past, and it has given a deep respect for his family,” Klobuchar campaign Communications Director, Tim Hogan.
“While they just share a memory, she continues to believe that the best stories about Senator McCain, not about the views that he had about President Trump: you are about McCain’s own bravery and heroism.”