Coup, What Coup? Obama Denies Military Coup in Egypt
Some legislators, like Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., have spoken out on giving aid to Egypt, saying the law is crystal clear. But others say the White House is responsible for the final word and urge continuing to provide financial aid.
White House officials pointed to the growing anti-Morsi protests that preceded the overthrow and said that Morsi's Islamist-led government, despite being democratically elected, was putting Egypt on an undemocratic path.