Flake visited McCain, who was diagnosed with brain cancer over the summer.
There might be a legal reason the "awards" were presented on the GOP's blog instead of a White House site.
The Senate is expected to vote on the Republican tax plan Tuesday evening, according to Majority Leader Mitch McConnell.
Sen. John McCain is in Arizona recovering from a brain cancer treatment, and it looks like he won't make it to the final GOP tax bill vote.
The Republican tax plan has passed the Senate and will now go to conference with the House before landing on President Trump's desk.
McCain confirmed his support for the bill in a statement Thursday.
At least two other GOP senators are on the fence about whether or not they'll vote for the tax bill.
A bipartisan group of senators hope to bring rules for political ads on the internet up to the same standards as other media.
The bill's fate was sealed when two more senators joined John McCain and Rand Paul in opposing the latest repeal effort.
Susan Collins is the third Republican senator to oppose the bill, leaving it just shy of the 50 votes it needs.
U.S. Sen. Cory Gardner, R-Colo., remained noncommittal Monday as to whether or not he supports the latest Senate Republican effort to repeal…
A revised version of the Graham-Cassidy plan would give more federal funds to the states of key Senate holdouts, like Sen. John McCain of Arizona.