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Here’s what became of the losers of every presidential election since 2000

From winning the Nobel Peace Prize to slinking from public life in disgrace, the failed candidates have taken wildly different paths.
Cindy McCain, her son James McCain, daughter Meghan McCain, and Bridget McCain look on as the casket of the late Senator John McCain is loaded into a Hearse following his funeral service at the Washington National Cathedral.

‘Pathetic and telling’: Meghan McCain responds after Trump reportedly taunted John McCain after his death

"He wrote a book and the book bombed," Trump reportedly said of the late Republican Sen. John McCain.

12 times Trump provoked a backlash with the US military and veterans in 2018

President Trump has often praised himself for how much he loves "his military." But he has stoked controversy with this community again and again.
Former first lady Michelle Obama embraces former president George Bush at the opening of the National Museum of African American History and Culture in September 2016.

‘I love him to death’: Michelle Obama says George W. Bush is her ‘partner in crime’ at official functions

Former first lady Michelle Obama and former President George W. Bush went viral last month when they were caught on camera sharing candy during Sen. John McCain's funeral service in Washington, DC.

Emails reveal the confusion behind the scenes when the White House raised its flag to full-staff just 2 days after John McCain’s death

Emails obtained by E&E News show how Department of Interior and National Parks Service officials scrambled to figure out whether they should raise flags to full-staff when the White House suddenly ended its mourning period for John McCain just two days after the senator's death in August.

Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey will appoint former Sen. John Kyl to replace John McCain

Kyl represented Arizona in the US Senate for 18 years, until current Sen. Jeff Flake replaced him in 2013.

John McCain was finally laid to rest next to his best friend at the military academy where he went to school

John McCain was buried on Sunday at the US Naval Academy in Annapolis, Maryland, next to his longtime friend Adm. Chuck Larson. The ceremony concluded a week of services for the late senator, who died on August 25 at the age of 81 from brain cancer.

Trump has visited his golf courses on 25% of his 590 days in office

President Donald Trump is under fire for golfing during the late Sen. John McCain's funeral on Saturday. Of his 590 days in office, Trump has spent 196 days at Trump properties and 153 days at golf properties, according to NBC.
Former President Barack Obama.

Trump wasn’t invited to McCain’s funeral, but his presence loomed large as political heavyweights praised McCain for rising above the R...

Politicians, military leaders, media figures, and Washington heavyweights gathered Saturday morning at the Washington National Cathedral for the late Sen. John McCain's funeral, with the exception of President Donald Trump, who was reportedly asked not to attend.
The casket is led out following the funeral service for U.S. Sen. John McCain at the National Cathedral on September 1, 2018 in Washington, DC. The late senator died August 25 at the age of 81 after a long battle with brain cancer. McCain will be buried at his final resting place at the U.S. Naval Academy.

Washington went all-out for John McCain’s funeral — see how the ceremony unfolded

One week after the late Sen. John McCain died from brain cancer, more than 2,000 prominent business, media, military, and political figures gathered at the Washington National Cathedral for a memorial ceremony.