In glowing eulogy for John McCain, Obama urges Americans to follow McCain's example and ignore 'mean and petty' politics 'born out of fear'

  • Former President Barack Obama delivered a eulogy for the late Sen. John McCain during a Saturday morning funeral service at the Washington National Cathedral.
  • In his remarks, Obama urged leaders and citizens to look beyond “mean and petty” politics to uphold American ideals of equality and greatness in McCain’s honor.
  • Obama was one of the three past presidents in attendance alongside a crowd of Washington heavyweights.
  • President Donald Trump was reportedly asked not to attend.