The appointment of Kyl will run through 2020, at which time a special election will determine who will fill the remainder of McCain's term, which ends in 2022. As a three-term former Senator, he will be able to hit the ground running.
Ducey says Kyl has committed to serve through the end of this year and the governor hopes he will serve longer.
Former CIA chief John Brennan said in an interview Friday evening (just prior to Senator McCain's passing) that though Senator McCain and he often disagreed vehemently about foreign policy matters, Brennan never had any doubt about McCain's patriotism and commitment to the values that have made America great.
"Now, Senator Kyl can cast a vote for Kavanaugh's confirmation", Ducey said.
Sen. John McCain was laid to rest at the US Naval Academy in Annapolis, Maryland, on Sunday, a day after a ceremony in Washington, DC, where thousands of prominent figures in business, politics, the media, and the military came to pay their respects. "I will miss him", Senator Jeff Flake tweeted Sunday along with a photo of him and McCain, in which the former pilot wore a Navy hat. Jon Kyl as McCain's replacement in the US Senate.
Cindy McCain, the senator's widow, tweeted congratulations to Kyl, a longtime friend of McCain's.
Tech billionaire returns to China after USA arrest JD.com is now China's second-largest e-commerce player behind Alibaba, and Liu's net worth is $7.9 billion, according to Forbes. Earlier in a statement posted to Chinese social media network Weibo, JD.com described the allegations on its founder as false.
We know we have a very strong vehicle , which was clearly demonstrated by the fact we monopolised the front row of the grid. By lap 11, Vettel was up into the points, and he would get as high as fourth before he would stop for a second time.
Shares in Telstra were also up just over 2.8% yesterday to $3.23, taking their gain for the month so far to more than 14%. TPG chairman David Teoh, added, "With this merger , we will be a more formidable competitor against Telstra and Optus ".
It has stepped up air strikes and shelling near the front lines, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights has said. Mr de Mistura said both the government and the rebels had the ability to make chlorine-based chemical weapons.
Assad has vowed to defeat the opposition in its last refuge in the province if the rebels do not surrender to government rule. Syrian President Bashar al-Assad meets with Iran's Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif in Damascus, Syria , Sept. 3, 2018.
Asked how he would respond if the umpire in the next match did the same thing as Lahyani, Federer said: "That won't happen". But you don't go and speak like that. "It's a conversation, and a conversation can change your mindset".
For Rangers , though, it was the first defeat under Gerrard and one which left their manager very unhappy. Speaking after the game, Brown was in defiant mood about the result: "From start to finish, we dictated".
Justice Department lawyers have previously said Rosenstein is aware of the scope and activities of Mueller's investigation. Graham made the comments in an interview with "CBS This Morning" co-host John Dickerson that airs Thursday.
The chairman of Pakistan's senate foreign relations committee, Mushahid Hussain, said the proposed cuts were "a sop to India". On announcing the initial suspension, Trump accused Islambad of "nothing but lies & deceit" in a widely cited tweet.
The Bears are trading at least two first round draft picks for Raiders star edge rusher Khalil Mack , per NFL Network and ESPN . It remains unclear what else Chicago gave up in the trade to land one of the league's premiere defensive players.
Mourinho also taunted Tottenham for fans for chanting "you're not special anymore" at him during Monday's galling defeat. Mourinho said. "To the manager that finished fourth?" I repeat, I have won eight titles.
Only about 700,000 Palestinians were estimated to have fled their homes when Israel was established some 70 years ago. That move - a reversal of longtime U.S. policy - led Palestinian leadership to boycott Washington's peace efforts.
Keys crushes Cibulkova to reach U.S. Open quarters
Australian tennis player John Millman , now ranked 55th in the world, just knocked Roger Federer out of the US Open . The last Japanese woman to reach the final eight in a Grand Slam had been Shinobu Asagoe at the 2004 U.S.
Trump defends his handling of McCain's death
McCain is only the 31st person to lie in state there, an honor reserved for past presidents and the most revered public servants. Both Bush and Obama will speak on Saturday , along with former Secretary of State Henry Kissinger , former Connecticut Sen.
Umpire gives pep talk to Nick Kyrgios
Kyrgios hauled himself back into the contest after Lahyani's approach, having looked utterly disinterested in the early stages. Like Federer, Herbert insisted that Lahyani had over-stepped the mark and said he would meet the official over the issue.