That was back when he needed the votes of Arizonans to put him back in the Senate.
Those days are gone. Yesterday, he joined Democrats in sinking the Republican bill to repeal Obamacare. The measure was a clean repeal with a 2 year window to replace the ACA.
So here's the ad McCain ran just prior to the election in AZ in 2016. He slams his Dem opponent for supporting Obamacare
'Obamacare's been devastating to Arizona, with massive rate-hikes'
'John McCain is leading the fight to STOP OBAMACARE'
McCain 2016: "Obamacare a COMPLETE FAILURE'...