This program is about 1 hour long
(Studio: John Berman) McCain's final letter read by his friend presented. [Today, Rick DAVIS - reads McCain's words about his life, "fellow Americans," tribal rivalries, his faith in America & the promise of greatness.]
(Studio: John Berman; White House: Jim Acosta) Trump's first words about McCain this evening while with evangelical leaders discussed. [TRUMP - reads statement about McCain.]
(Studio: John Berman) An earlier interview held with Ohio Governor John Kasich about McCain presented. [KASICH - talks about McCain: a regular guy, their time as young men in a hurry in Congress, what McCain said about his illness & his vote on health care, on whether someone will pick up McCain's legacy & inspiration, the White House response to McCain: they are getting it right now.]
(Studio: John Berman) Live discussion held with CNN's Republican political consultant Stuart Stevens, David Gergen & Dana Bash about McCain. [Son of Senator Edward Kennedy, Pat KENNEDY - says his father loved McCain.] [GERGEN, BASH, STEVENS - offer views on the heartwarming nature of the outpouring of grief from people who respect those of character, the pressure from veterans groups on President Trump about the White House flag: it is a distraction, the challenge of running against "the comeback guy" McCain, the Arizona governor choosing a replacement for McCain in a polarized country, the shift away from the McCain Republican Party, which is completely embracing Trump.]
(Florida: Randi Kaye) The late Senator John McCain's sense of humor examined; scenes shown of McCain joking on TV, including "Saturday Night Live." [Senator Chris COONS- recalls McCain's joking.]
(Studio: John Berman) Live interview held with Senator Angus King about McCain; scenes shown of McCain joining with Stephen Colbert. [KING - offers views on travelling with McCain across the world, about his wit, his graciousness, how he wanted to get work done in the Senate, how we disagreed on some issues.]
(Studio: John Berman; Phoenix: Miguel Marquez) A week of long good-byes for McCain ending with the funeral at The US Naval Academy on Sunday, who will speak, including former Vice President Joe Biden, Vice President Mike Pence, Henry Kissinger, Warren Beatty, former CIA director Gen. David Petraeus, Secretary of Defense Gen. James Mattis, Michael Bloomberg discussed.