Trend Results : Senator Claire McCaskill

Blog Post Results (1-20 of 465)


It’s Going To Be Tough For Heidi Heitkamp To Run In 2016

Democrats have a problem with their Senators wanting to run for Governor in 2016 ahead of what looks to be a very ugly cycle for them in 2018. Senators Joe Manchin (West Virginia), Claire McCaskill (Missouri), and Heidi Heitkamp (North Dakota) have all been rumored to be desirous of serving as the chief executive of...

McCaskill: Rubio ‘folded ‘like a cheap shotgun’ on immigration

Missouri Sen. Claire McCaskill slammed presidential hopeful Marco Rubio on ABC’s “This Week,” saying the Florida senator “folded like a cheap shotgun” on immigration. Click to Continue »

Missouri Sen. Claire McCaskill explains controversial NCAA title game 'one-and-done' tweet

Missouri Senator Claire McCaskill said she was merely criticizing a system, not the Duke team or its players when she tweeted that she was (...)

Claire McCaskill Is Fighting The Wrong Battle

2 weeks agoSports : Deadspin

For some reason, Missouri Senator Claire McCaskill felt the need to weigh in on Duke’s victory over Wisconsin in the NCAA title game: Read more...

Senator Claire McCaskill was rooting for Wisconsin because their stars 'are actually going to college'

After the NCAA men's basketball championship Claire McCaskill reminded the Internet that bad sports opinions can come from anywhere. Congrats to Duke,but I was rooting for team who had stars that are actually going to college & not just...Show More Summary

News: Beauty and the Beast, Al Gore, Ghostbusters, Stop the Robots

last monthLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

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

3 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?

Copyright © 2015 Regator, LLC