Biden visited McCain in recovery in Arizona

Biden visited McCain in recovery in Arizona
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Former Vice President Joe BidenJoseph (Joe) Robinette BidenTrump: 'I was never a fan of John McCain and I never will be' Poll: Biden rises to 8-point lead over Sanders among Democratic primary voters Andrew Yang draws crowd of 3,000 in San Francisco MORE visited Sen. John McCainJohn Sidney McCainThe Hill's 12:30 Report: Trump steps up attacks on McCain Trump: 'I was never a fan of John McCain and I never will be' Santorum: Trump should 'send emails to a therapist' instead of tweeting MORE (R-Ariz.) at his Arizona ranch earlier this week as the senator is recovering from his brain cancer treatment and surgery for an infection, The Associated Press reported Saturday.

The two men sat together for 90 minutes on Sunday, people close to both men told the AP.

Biden’s visit comes after two of McCain’s closest friends, Sen. Lindsey GrahamLindsey Olin GrahamGraham: Dems want to abolish Electoral College because they 'want rural America to go away' Overwhelming majority of voters want final Mueller report released: poll Bottom Line MORE (R-S.C.) and retired Connecticut Sen. Joe Lieberman (I), visited the senator at the Mayo Clinic in Phoenix two weeks ago.

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Meghan McCain, the senator’s daughter, also tweeted on Friday that she would visit her father.

McCain had hoped to return to the Senate this session but was unable to after brain cancer treatment and surgery for an intestinal infection.

Despite his health issues, McCain has finished working on a new book set to be released later this month.