Senate Floor

Watch: More and More Republicans Speaking Out Against Trump’s Politics
 

Republican Sens. Jeff Flake and Bob Corker both delivered striking rebukes on Tuesday against the behavior of President Donald Trump, but they aren’t the first members of Trump’s own party to speak out against him this past month, directly or indirectly.

McCain: ‘I Have Seen Jeff Flake Stand Up For What He Believes In’

Sen. John McCain paid tribute to his fellow Arizona Republican and “dear friend” Sen. Jeff Flake on the Senate floor Tuesday afternoon, shortly after Flake announced he would not be running for re-election.

“I have seen Jeff Flake stand up for what he believes in, knowing full well that there would be a political price to pay,” McCain said.

Flake Gives Anti-Trump Speech on Senate Floor
 

Schumer to Trump: ‘Stop Tweeting, Start Leading’
 

Minority Leader Charles E. Schumer remarked on President Donald Trump’s Twitter feud with Schumer’s Republican colleague Sen. Bob Corker, saying it’s time for the president to “stop tweeting and start leading.”