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Claire McCaskill's Public Statements

Full Name: Claire McCaskill
Office: U.S. Senate (MO) - Sr, Democratic
First Elected: 11/07/2006
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2018
Gender: Female
Family: Husband: Joseph; 3 Children: Austin, Maddie, Lily; 4 Stepchildren: Benjamin, Carl, Marilyn, Michael
Birth Date: 07/24/1953
Birth Place: Rolla, MO
Home City: Jefferson City, MO
Religion: Catholic
Date Title
Issue Position: Immigration
Issue Position: Agriculture
Issue Position: Health Care
Issue Position: Education
Issue Position: Homeland Security
Issue Position: Government Accountability
Issue Position: Energy
Issue Position: Veterans
Issue Position: Iraq
July 21, 2014 Letter to Arne Duncan, Secretary of Education - Implementing the Campus SaVE Act
July 18, 2014 Durbin, McCaskill, Eenyart PraiseFunding For Extension Of Growler Production Line In Senate Defense Spending Bill
July 18, 2014 McCaskill Meets Nominee to Head Department of Veterans Affairs
July 18, 2014 Durbin, McCaskill, Enyart Praise Funding for Extension of Growler Production Line in Senate Defense Spending Bill
July 17, 2014 McCaskill Questions Why GM CEO Didn't Fire Top Lawyer: Failure of legal department is "Stunning'
July 16, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Adoption Crisis in the DRC
July 16, 2014 Executive Session
July 15, 2014 McCaskill Urges Senate Colleagues to Approve St. Louis Native as Ambassador to Ireland
July 11, 2014 McCaskill Bill Requires Firing of VA Employees Who Retaliate Against Whistleblowers
July 9, 2014 USA Today - 40% of Colleges Don't Investigate Rape
July 9, 2014 McCaskill: Campus Sexual Assault Survey Results a 'Wakeup Call' for Schools
July 9, 2014 The Kansas City Star - NCAA President Mark Emmert Gets an Earful from Claire McCaskill in Senate Hearing
July 8, 2014 Letter to Arne Duncan, Secretary of Education - Student Loan Contracts
July 7, 2014 The Washington Post - Pressure Mounting to Rescind VA Bonuses Over Scheduling Scandal
July 4, 2014 McCaskill Honors Independence Day
July 2, 2014 Ayotte, McCaskill Legislation Would Claw Back Bonuses to VA Employees Responsible for Misconduct
June 30, 2014 Letter to Rajiv Shah, Administrator of the U.S. Agency for International Development - Kabul Power Plant
June 30, 2014 GM Recall: McCaskill Reacts to Announcement of Compensation Program
June 30, 2014 Letter to Maria Contreras-Sweet, Small Business Administration Administrator - Oversight of Alaska Native Corporations
June 23, 2014 Letter to Carolyn Lerner, Special Counsel - Whistleblower Retaliation at the VA
June 23, 2014 McCaskill Statement on VA Whistleblower Retaliation
June 19, 2014 Letter to Judd Lyons, Acting Director of the Army National Guard - National Guard Sponsorship and Marketing Contracts
June 18, 2014 McCaskill Calls for "Gut-Check' in Intelligence Community Oversight
June 13, 2014 McCaskill "Troubled' by State Department Embassy Security Report
June 12, 2014 Senators Raise Concerns Over Security of Radiological Materials at Industrial Sites
June 12, 2014 McCaskill: Dr. Jane Chu "Will Make Missouri Proud' as New Chair of the National Endowment for the Arts
June 11, 2014 Making Continuing Appropriations During a Government Shutdown
June 11, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Palestinian Unity Government
June 10, 2014 Dr. Oz to Join McCaskill For Hearing on Weight - Loss Scams
June 9, 2014 McCaskill Backs Bill to Address Rising Student Loan Debt
June 5, 2014 Bipartisan Bill Aims to Strengthen NSA's Watchdog
June 4, 2014 Letter to Robert Bentley, Governor of Alabama; Sean Parnell, Governor of Alaska; Rick Scott, Governor of Florida; Nathan Deal, Governor of Georgia; Butch Otter, Governor of Idaho; Sam Brownback, Governor of Kansas; Bobby Jindal, Governor of Louisiana; Paul LePage, Governor of Maine; Phil Bryant, Governor of Mississippi; Dave Heineman, Governor of Nebraska; Pat McCroy, Governor of North Carolina; Mary Fallin, Governor of Oklahoma; Nikki Haley, Governor of South Carolina; Dennis Daugaard, Governor of South Dakota; Bill Haslam, Governor of Tennessee; Rick Perry, Governor of Texas; Scott Walker, Governor of Wisconsin; and Matt Mead, Governor of Wyoming
June 3, 2014 McCaskill Calls for Review of State and Defense Counternarcotics Contracts
June 1, 2014 FOX "Fox News Sunday with Chris Wallace" - Transcript: 2016 Presidential Election
June 1, 2014 FOX "Fox News Sunday with Chris Wallace" - Transcript: HealthCare.gov Glitches
May 30, 2014 Letter to Howard Shelanski, Administrator of the Office of Management and Budget - Regarding Menu Labeling Standards
May 30, 2014 McCaskill Calls for Flexibility in New Menu Labeling Standards
May 29, 2014 McCaskill Jobs Event Hosts Air Force Secretary in Warrensburg
May 28, 2014 McCaskill Bill Requiring TRICARE to Cover Breastfeeding Services Included in Defense Bill
May 27, 2014 McCaskill, Coburn Team up to Target Idle Earmarks for Road, Bridge Projects
May 22, 2014 Panel Includes McCaskill-Ayotte-Fischer Legislation in Defense Bill, Boosting Last Year's Historic Overhaul of how Military Handles Sexual Assaults
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