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Senator Claire McCaskill thinks Hillary Clinton should have been more prepared for email questions. A coalition of Democratic and Republican state lawmakers in Florida are renewing their push to add sexual orientation and gender identity to state civil rights law....

DHS funding fight reaching last-minute strategy suggestions

Senate majority leader Mitch McConnell has called for a clean homeland spending bill to meet the midnight Friday deadline. Sen. Claire McCaskill (D-MO), Sen....

Ferguson Community Shocked at Cop Shootings, Senator Says

Senator Claire McCaskill says protestors are "disappointed" by shooting of two police officers

GOP State Rep. Calls For ACA Repeal With 'Manly Firmness'

Oh, there's so much wrong with this I hardly know where to begin. A Republican state representative earned a much-deserved smackdown from Senator Claire McCaskill for this: State Rep. Mike Moon wants the Affordable Care Act repealedShow More Summary

Sen. McCaskill: Republicans playing a 'political trick' with Homeland Security funding

2 months agoUS Politics / Liberal : Daily Kos

Democratic Sen. Claire McCaskill of Missouri Within minutes of the Republican’s failure to advance a bill that would fund the Department of Homeland Security, Democratic Sen. Claire McCaskill of Missouri took to the Senate floor to rail against Republicans for the doomed vote. I’m a little confused about what’s happening right now. Show More Summary

K.C. JOHNSON: Shame On Kirsten Gillibrand. Apart from Claire McCaskill, no senator has more aggr…

K.C. JOHNSON: Shame On Kirsten Gillibrand. Apart from Claire McCaskill, no senator has more aggressively advocated weakening due process protections for students accused of sexual assault than New York senator Kirsten Gillibrand. She continued her anti-due process crusade in two high-profile moves this week. Show More Summary

McCaskill Says She Won’t Leave Senate to Run for Governor

Senator Claire McCaskill issued a "firm no" that she will not be giving up her senate seat to run for governor of Missouri.

“America’s Doctor” Doesn’t Seem to Care About the Scientific Merits of His Claims, Says New Study on Dr. Oz

This past June, Dr. Mehmet Oz was called to testify before Congress at the request of Senator Claire McCaskill because of one particularly egregious scam that he, among others, promoted. Now, the British Medical Journal has weighed in with more substantive charges against the sell-out doctor. Show More Summary

Gillibrand: UVA Story Shouldn't Stop Campus Sexual Assault Bill 

4 months agoPop Culture / Celebrity : Jezebel

Since June, Senators Kirsten Gillibrand and Claire McCaskill have been trying to pass the Campus Accountability & Safety Act, which takes a carrot/stick approach to how colleges deal with sexual assault. On the carrot side, it wouldShow More Summary

Sen. Claire McCaskill: Rolling Stone’s ‘Bad Journalism’ a ‘Setback’ for Rape Survivors

4 months agoNews : Mediaite

During a Senate Judiciary subcommittee hearing Tuesday morning, Democratic Senators Claire McCaskill and Kirsten Gillibrand each weighed in on what they see as the potentially harmful effects of the Rolling Stone article on campus rape at the University of Virginia that has come under suspicion for inaccuracies after it was published last month.

Claire McCaskill Denies Hating Cardinal Raymond Burke

Shortly after Senate Democrats voted earlier this month to name Harry Reid their leader, Reid sat down with the The New York Times and vented about Missouri Senator Claire McCaskill, who earlier that day declined to vote for him. Reid...Show More Summary

Sen. Claire McCaskill won't vote for Reid as Democratic leader

Sen. Claire McCaskill (D-MO) publicly said on Thursday that she will not vote for Sen. Harry Reid (D-NV) to continue as leader of the Democrats in the Senate — though her one statement on this matter is not likely to have any great impact. Show More Summary

A ‘Perception That We Need to Change Things’

Senator Claire McCaskill, Democrat of Missouri, says she will not vote for Senator Harry Reid to continue as leader of the party in the Senate.

Are Missouri Dems Pushing the DOJ to End Michael Brown Investigation?

Questions have been raised in Ferguson, Mo., about the role of that state's senior U.S. senator: Did either Sen. Claire McCaskill or her staff communicate to the Department of Justice that it should end its Ferguson investigation after the local grand jury ends its own?

LIBERALS ACCUSE CLAIRE McCASKILL of Asking Eric Holder to End #Ferguson Investigation

According to local liberal radio host Lizz Brown, Senator Claire McCaskill (D-MO) is asking Attorney General Eric Holder to end the Ferguson investigation. BREAKING: Sources are claiming @clairecmc has asked AG #EricHolder 2 END #Ferguson investigation if this is true … Continue reading ?

The White House and the Secret Service: statements regarding a Senate panel’s findings

“A bipartisan Senate investigation led by Senators Claire McCaskill and Ron Johnson concluded that changes made to the IG report were ‘part of the ordinary process of editing the report.’” “I’d like to draw your attention to the bipartisan subcommittee report, again, chaired by Senators Claire McCaskill and Ron Johnson, who could not substantiate those […]

Okla. police: McCaskill wrong on extreme militarization

7 months agoNews : The Newsroom

Sen. Claire McCaskill, a Democrat of Missouri, singled out a small sheriff’s department in Oklahoma as an extreme example of the over-militarization of local police forces in a Senate hearing on Tuesday.

6 Funerals Obama Cared Less About Than Michael Brown

On Monday, the funeral of 18-year-old Michael Brown, who was shot under disputed circumstances by Officer Darren Wilson, took place. Slated attendees included Snoop Dogg, Governor Jay Nixon (D-MO), Senator Claire McCaskill (D-MO), P....Show More Summary

Weekly Recap: Auto execs face life in prison for recall delays under proposed legislation

The stiff punishments are part of broader transportation legislation, but clearly McCaskill has automakers in her sights. Missouri Senator Claire McCaskill threw down the gauntlet this week, proposing a bill that could send auto executives to prison for life if they were found to have delayed a recall. Show More Summary

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