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Outside Group Backs McCaskill with Ads

“A nonprofit controlled by allies of Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer is spending $500,000 on radio ads backing Missouri Sen. Claire McCaskill, an early cash injection bucking up one of the most vulnerable Democrats facing reelection in 2018,” Politico reports. [...]

Missouri Lawmaker: College Campuses Now "6 mos NBA training camp"

last weekSports : The Big Lead

Claire McCaskill, a Democratic U.S. senator from Missouri, has been known to fire off a sports take from time to time. But rarely have (...)

Claire McCaskill Denounces ‘Un-American’ Extreme Vetting Proposals

The senior Democrat on the Senate Homeland Security Committee said Wednesday the "extreme vetting" procedures contemplated by the Trump administration would alienate U.S. allies, deter legitimate travelers, and fail to keep out security threats.

Democrats Have Enough Votes To Block Gorsuch Nomination, "Nuclear" Showdown Inevitable

As we previewed last Friday when Senator Clair McCaskill's "No" decision was seen by many "whip counts" as the decisive "final" vote, moments ago Senate Democrats clinched enough support to block Neil Gorsuch's nomination to the Supreme...Show More Summary

The madness (or not) of the Dems

(Scott Johnson) This past Thursday morning the Kansas City Star obtained audio of Missouri Democratic Senator Claire McCaskill “warn[ing] Democratic donors that blocking President Donald Trump’s Supreme Court nominee could have dire consequences.” The Star’s Brian Lowry posted the audio (below, I hope) along with his article reporting on it. Show More Summary

McCaskill Won’t Support Gorsuch Nomination

Sen. Claire McCaskill (D-MO) “will vote to filibuster Neil Gorsuch, becoming the 36th Democratic senator to vow to block President Donald Trump’s Supreme Court nominee from confirmation,” Politico reports. “McCaskill’s announcement Friday pushes the Senate ever-closer to a major confrontation [...]

McCaskill To Oppose Gorsuch, Virtually Assuring Use Of "Nuclear Option"

Senator Claire McCaskill said she will join the Democrats attempted filibuster of Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch and will not vote for him, making it almost certain that Republicans will have to trigger the “nuclear option” to confirm...Show More Summary

Democratic Senator In Deep-Red State Comes Out Against Neil Gorsuch

4 weeks agoNews : Huffington Post

WASHINGTON ? Sen. Claire McCaskill (D-Mo.), who is up for re-election in 2018 in a state President Donald Trump won by double digits, announced Friday that she’ll vote against his Supreme Court nominee, appeals judge Neil Gorsuch. McCaskill...Show More Summary

The Senate just got ever closer to a 'nuclear' fight

Sen. Claire McCaskill of Missouri on Friday brought the Senate closer to a "nuclear" fight over President Donald Trump's nomination of Judge Neil Gorsuch to the Supreme Court. In a Medium post published Friday, McCaskill, a moderateShow More Summary

Democrats Will Lose a War of Obstruction With Republicans

Claire McCaskill, the Democratic senator from Missouri, is wavering on whether to support President Donald Trump’s Supreme Court nominee, Neil Gorsuch, who is up for a vote on April 7. In a closed-door meeting with party donors, sheShow More Summary

McCaskill ‘torn’ over Gorsuch vote, warns Dem donors of political risk in filibuster

Missouri Sen. Claire McCaskill, who says she is torn over how to vote, highlighted the dilemma for Democratic senators running next year in states that Trump won. Continue reading ? The post McCaskill ‘torn’ over Gorsuch vote, warns Dem donors of political risk in filibuster appeared first on PBS NewsHour.

Dem senator warns of political danger on Supreme Court vote

A Democratic senator is warning her party it could be politically dangerous to block President Donald Trump's Supreme Court nominee. Sen. Claire McCaskill is up for re-election next year in … Click to Continue »

U.S. Senator Launches Probe Into 5 Top Opioid Drugmakers

last monthNews : Huffington Post

n" style="transform: translate3d(0px, 0px, 0px);">U.S. Democratic Senator Claire McCaskill sought on Tuesday details from the nation’s top opioid drugmakers on their sales and marketing practices, as lawmakers step up efforts to tackle...Show More Summary

'This didn't happen overnight': Congressional committee launches investigation into American opioid producers

Democratic senator Claire McCaskill will be leading an investigation into the manufacturers of the nation's top 5 prescription opioid products, according to a press release by the Homeland Security & Governmental Affairs committee. The...Show More Summary

U.S. senator launches probe into five top opioid drugmakers

(Reuters) - U.S. Democratic Senator Claire McCaskill sought on Tuesday details from the nation's top opioid drugmakers on their sales and marketing practices, as lawmakers step up efforts to tackle the country's deadly opioid crisis...

A Senator Is Taking on the Pharma Companies Behind the Opioid Epidemic

On Tuesday, Sen. Claire McCaskill (D-Mo.) launched an investigation into how the nation's leading painkiller manufacturers fueled the current opioid crisis—the most deadly drug epidemic in US history. McCaskill requested internal sales...Show More Summary

Senator to investigate opioid makers' role in drug crisis

last monthHealth : The Checkup

Sen. Claire McCaskill alleges that the epidemic is the result of a “calculated sales and marketing strategy."

Claire McCaskill’s Flub on Meeting Russian Ambassador Gets Fact-Checked

The Democrats railed against Attorney General Jeff Sessions for meeting with the Russian ambassador Sergey Kislyak during his time as a U.S. senator (which also coincided with the 2016 cycle as a surrogate for the Trump campaign). One Democratic U.S. senator, Claire McCaskill, tweeted that she never met with the Russian ambassador in question. However, […]

DEVASTATING PROOF OF MEDIA BIAS: New York Times Airbrushes Away Democrat’s Embarrassing False Claim Without a Trace

Jay Caruso noted that Senator Claire McCaskill had claimed early today never to have met with a Russian ambassador: I've been on the Armed Services Com for 10 years.No call or meeting w/Russian ambassador. Ever. Ambassadors call members of Foreign Rel Com. — Claire McCaskill (@clairecmc) March 2, 2017 Then undeniable documentary and photographic evidence […]

Claire McCaskill Twitter Reveals Her Own Russian Ambassador Meetings

Democratic senator Claire McCaskill of Missouri has been one of the most outspoken members of her party on Twitter and elsewhere when it comes to Donald Trump’s presidency, a trend which continued when it was revealed that Attorney General...Show More Summary

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