McCain: Obama’s Lack of Leadership Causing ‘Unraveling of the World Order’

WASHINGTON, DC - MARCH 08: Sen. John McCain (R-AZ) listens as Army Gen. Joseph Votel, commander of the U.S. Special Operations Command, testifies before the Senate Armed Services Committee March 8, 2016 in Washington, DC. Military leaders testified on recent events around the globe and budgeting decisions for the coming fiscal year. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)
Sunday on CNN’s “State of the Union,” Sen. John McCain (R-AZ) said President Barack Obama’s lack of leadership over the last eight years in foreign policy has brought about the “unraveling of the world order that was established after World War II.” On Obama’s response to Russian hacking McCain said, “Well, the president’s response was sort of an acknowledgement and endorsement of what they’ve already done. The president has no strategy and no policy as to what to do about these various cyber attacks that have possibly disrupted an American election. We need a select committee. We need to get to the bottom of this. We need to find out exactly what was done and what the implications of the attacks were especially if they had an effect on our election. There’s no doubt they were interfering and nobody doubt there was a cyber attack. The question is how much and what damage and what should the United States of America do? And so far we’ve been totally paralyzed. I’m sure that when, when Vladimir Putin was told ‘cut it out,’ unquote, I’m sure that Vladimir Putin immediately stopped all cyber activity. The fact is they are hacking every single