Whereas the McCain and Biden households could also be on totally different sides of the political spectrum, Meghan McCain appears to be the one one who has gone as far as to repeatedly insult Biden publicly. It has been the alternative for her mom Cindy McCain, who endorsed Biden for president in 2020. And in September 2023, on the announcement of the John S. McCain III library at Arizona State College, Cindy referred to Joe Biden as “a long-time good friend, powerful political opponent and powerful chief. All traits that my husband, John, additionally possessed,” by way of McCain Institute. Biden additionally spoke on the library announcement, which is being funded partially by a grant from the Biden administration, and he famous his decades-long friendship with John that also existed when John was operating towards Barack Obama for president and Biden was Obama’s operating mate.
And Biden has publicly supported Meghan up to now. In a 2017 look on “The View,” Meghan acquired emotional speaking concerning the president’s memoir, which matches into element about his son Beau’s most cancers analysis and eventual dying — it was the identical most cancers that her father John McCain had been recognized with and would die from in August 2018. And Biden comforted Meghan, noting how a lot respect he had for her father, although they did not all the time agree politically.