Jon Kyl sworn in as U.S. senator replacing McCain

Senator John Kyle (R-AZ) is sworn in to replace Senator John McCain (R-AZ) by U.S. Vice President Mike Pence on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S., September 5, 2018. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The late U.S. Senator John McCain’s seat was filled on Wednesday when Jon Kyl, a former senator, took the oath of office in time to help Republicans in their push to confirm Brett Kavanaugh to the U.S. Supreme Court. Kyl, 76, was sworn in as the new senator from the southwestern state […]

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