Meghan McCain says she talks to Biden ‘all the time’

"The View" co-host Meghan McCain says she speaks to former Vice President Joe BidenJoseph (Joe) Robinette BidenCory Booker has a problem in 2020: Kamala Harris 2020 Dems ratchet up anti-corporate talk in bid to woo unions Resurfaced Buttigieg yearbook named him 'most likely to be president' MORE "all the time," adding the two bonded after her father, Sen. John McCainJohn Sidney McCainEarth Day founder's daughter: Most Republican leaders believe in climate change in private Trump gives nod to vulnerable GOP Sen. McSally with bill signing Democrats need a 'celebrity' candidate — and it's not Biden or Sanders MORE (R-Ariz.), was diagnosed with brain cancer last year.

"I talk to him all the time, and he checks in on me all the time," she told Glamour in an interview

During an appearance on "The View" in December, Biden comforted Meghan McCain on air as she grieved over her father's diagnosis. Biden, a former senator from Delaware, has known John McCain for decades. 

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It was after that appearance, "The View" co-host told Glamour, that she and Biden formed "a different kind of relationship." In an email to the magazine, Biden expressed his own admiration for McCain.

"There is no manual to consult when it comes to dealing with a seriously ill parent," he wrote. "But if there was, Meghan McCain would be the one to write it.

"Publicly she has been fierce as John's advocate, and privately her love and encouragement have sustained him," he continued. "The way the entire McCain family has handled the cards they have been dealt is worthy of our admiration, and I know John is so incredibly proud of his daughter."

John McCain was diagnosed last year with an aggressive form of brain cancer called glioblastoma – the same kind of cancer that killed Biden's oldest son, Beau Biden, in 2015.