Protesters against Obamacare rally outside Claire McCaskill’s office in 2009. We’re ba-ack… PRESS RELEASE December 11, 2013, 9:00 p.m. CT Jim Hoft, Gateway Pundit, plans Wheel-In Rally at Senator Claire McCaskill’s St. Louis Office- Asks “Why is Our Government Punishing … Continue reading ?
There are few political gaffes bigger than the one GOP Rep. Todd Akin made during his 2012 Senate race to unseat Missouri Democrat Claire McCaskill. Akin was ahead in the polls when he dropped this bomb on an unsuspecting public: "If...Show More Summary
There were an estimated 26,000 unwanted sexual contacts and sexual assaults in the military in FY2012 -- a 37% increase from FY2011. Yet when Senators Kirsten Gillibrand of New York and Claire McCaskill of Missouri introduced their rival plans to end it, they spoke to a Senate of largely empty chairs. Show More Summary
Twelve U.S. Senators including Barbara Boxer, Chris Murphy, Jeff Merkley, Dick Durbin, Lisa Murkowski, Jeanne Shaheen, Sheldon Whitehouse, Claire McCaskill, Al Franken, Elizabeth Warren, Chris Coons, and Mark Udall have written to IOC President Thomas Bach asking the IOC to...
At www.nytimes.com right now, there's a welter of stories on topics like the improved politeness of Russian service employees, a policy disagreement between Senators Kirsten Gillibrand and Claire McCaskill over how to handle claims of sexual assault in the military, and the YouTube Music Awards. Show More Summary
Four female senators on Wednesday plan to introduce bipartisan legislation that would increase the frequency of background checks on federal employees and contractors. The proposal, backed by Sens. Claire McCaskill (D-Mo.), Susan Collins...Show More Summary
Citing a report by NBC News, a senator is demanding answers from the Pentagon about the staging of arrival ceremonies for the remains of American service men and women. Sen. Claire McCaskill (D-Mo.), who serves on the Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affair …
Democratic senator Claire McCaskill of Missouri has taken action in response to a recent Scripps National Investigative Team report on fraud and abuse within the Lifeline program, which was also covered by National Review Online last week. Show More Summary
Missouri Senator Claire McCaskill blasted Republicans on Sunday morning, alleging that their opposition to Obamacare was a “tantrum.” “I don’t think in America we should throw tantrums when we lose elections and threaten to shut down...Show More Summary
My friend (and occasional co-author) Philippe Lacoude points me to this press release from Senator Claire McCaskill (D., Mo.) that touts her role in getting a $20 million grant from taxpayers to help pay for a $100 million streetcar project:The U.S. Show More Summary
Appearing on NBC's Meet The Press on August 11, Senator Claire McCaskill (D-MO) promised there would be "no coddling" of the Pentagon over new policies and investigations into the sexual abuse of female members of the military. During...Show More Summary
A Senate subcommittee is investigating allegations against a top federal auditor accused of nepotism, abuse of power and cover-ups. In a letter last week, Sens. Claire McCaskill (D-Mo.) and Ron Johnson (R-Wisc.), the chairman and ranking member of the Financial … Continue reading ?
Claire McCaskill: >Missouri Senator Blasts Rape Culture, Warns Against 'Placing Blame In All The Wrong Places': McCaskill responded this Thursday… explained that, since many people who still don’t think rape culture is a real thing, arguments like Taranto’s are repeated beyond the pages of the WSJ: >>Mr. Show More Summary
Responding to a Wall Street Journal column that dismissed action to prevent sexual assault in the military as a “war on men,” Sen. Claire McCaskill (D-MO) argued that this “deeply out of touch” understanding contributes to a problematic rape culture that places blame on the victims. In his column, conservative James Taranto likened the campaign [...]
After Missouri Senator Claire McCaskill put a hold on to Lieutenant General Susan Helms’ nomination to be vice commander of the Air Force Space Command because of her involvement in an unfair military sexual assault case, McCaskill was accused of participating in the so-called “war on men.” She had a lot to say in response to [...]
Senator Claire McCaskill (D-MO) criticized The Wall Street Journal editorial board member James Taranto's "bizarre and deeply out of touch understanding of sexual assault," following Taranto's claim that efforts to address the epidemic...Show More Summary
(CNN) – The private firm that vetted Edward Snowden in 2011 is under criminal investigation for routine failures in properly investigating the backgrounds of people in line for security clearances, Sen. Claire McCaskill said during a Senate hearing Thursday. Show More Summary
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A company that conducted a 2011 background investigation into Edward Snowden, the source of recent leaks about U.S. secret surveillance programs, is itself under investigation, Senator Claire McCaskill said on Thursday.
Senator Claire McCaskill became the first sitting member of Congress to endorse a 2016 presidential run by Hillary Clinton. The announcement was posted yesterday by Ready For Hillary, the PAC hoping to urge Clinton into making another...Show More Summary