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Tea Partyer: John McCain a "118-year-old" warmonger

Ex-congressman Joe Walsh says the Arizona senator doesn't deserve another term -- and some other things



Luke Brinker
September 25, 2014 7:12PM (UTC)

Former Illinois congressman and Tea Party hero Joe Walsh isn't pleased with the news that Sen. John McCain is likely to seek another term in 2016.

Walsh, whose penchant for inflammatory rhetoric brought him national attention and helped contribute to his 2012 loss to Rep. Tammy Duckworth, assailed the senator in a tweet Thursday as a "118 yr old guy who wants 2 go 2 war everywhere," cheering on Tea Party opponents of McCain's reelection bid:

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