Meghan McCain: ‘I no longer recognize my party’
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In an interview with The Hill on Friday, Meghan McCain expanded on why she feels the GOP is now a corpse. 
 
"The Republican Party used to be about free markets, statesmanship, leadership, and the rights to life and liberty for all people," explained McCain. "Now it's a party of identity politics, limousine liberalism, anti-immigrant rhetoric and incoherent foreign policy. 
 
I no longer recognize my party and I don't think Abraham Lincoln or Ronald Reagan would either."
 
 
 
John McCain also said back in February that he wouldn't be endorsing any GOP candidates, telling Neil Cavuto of Fox News at the time, "Lindsey Graham was my man." Graham had dropped out of the race weeks earlier. 
 
The GOP struggled to show party unity at this year's Republican National Convention: Sen. Ted CruzRafael (Ted) Edward CruzInviting Kim Jong Un to Washington Trump endorses Cornyn for reelection as O'Rourke mulls challenge O’Rourke not ruling out being vice presidential candidate MORE (R-Texas) wouldn't endorse Donald Trump in a prime-time speech, Ohio Gov. John Kasich wouldn't even show up for the event in his own state, and one-time presidential favorites Jeb Bush, former Florida governor, and Sen. Marco RubioMarco Antonio RubioOn The Money: Dems set Tuesday vote on Trump's emergency declaration | Most Republicans expected to back Trump | Senate plots to avoid fall shutdown drama | Powell heading before Congress Brown, Rubio trade barbs over ‘dignity of work’ as Brown mulls presidential bid The Hill's Morning Report — Emergency declaration to test GOP loyalty to Trump MORE (R-Fla.) stayed home. 
 
So is the party fractured beyond repair? 
 
"Trump winning or losing has nothing to do with the party if the party can recover or not," Meghan McCain said. "The problems run deeper than that." 
 
And how does McCain sum up here four eventful days in Cleveland? 
 
"This convention was one of the worst weeks of my life."