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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: Government Accountability
Issue Position: Homeland Security
Issue Position: Iraq
Issue Position: Health Care
Issue Position: Veterans
Issue Position: Immigration
Issue Position: Education
Issue Position: Energy
Issue Position: Agriculture
Aug. 22, 2014 Letter to John McHugh, Secretary of the Army, and Raymond Odierno, Chief of Staff of the Army - Support for Ft. Leonard Wood
Aug. 20, 2014 St. Joseph News-Press - Senators in Accord on Ferguson Investigation
Aug. 19, 2014 Politico - Claire McCaskill: Protests Were 'Invaded'
Aug. 14, 2014 Letter to Senator Mikulski, Senator Shelby, Senator Udall, and Senator Johanns - Stop Postal Service Cuts
Aug. 14, 2014 McCaskill in Ferguson: Time to "De-Militarize This Situation'
Aug. 13, 2014 Following Ferguson Shooting, McCaskill Speaks with U.S. Department of Justice
Aug. 11, 2014 McCaskill Statement on Ferguson Shooting
Aug. 11, 2014 The Washington Post - Missouri Pols Call for Transparent Investigation of Michael Brown Shooting
Aug. 8, 2014 Growth at Whiteman Applauded by McCaskill
Aug. 7, 2014 McCaskill Reaction to National Guard Decision on Motors Sports Recruiting
Aug. 7, 2014 New GAO Report Shows Need for Improving Rating System for Federal Contractors
Aug. 4, 2014 MissouriNet - Senators Support Veteran's Bill
Aug. 1, 2014 The Daily Star-Journal - Senate Receives Campus Sexual Assault Measure
Aug. 1, 2014 Automotive & Highway Safety Bill Introduced by McCaskill
July 31, 2014 McCaskill: Veterans Bill "An Example of What's Possible' When Politics is Set Aside
July 30, 2014 Sen. Warner Joins Bipartisan Bill to Combat Campus Sexual Assault
July 30, 2014 Bipartisan Bill Takes Aim at Sexual Assault on Campuses, Protecting Students, Boosting Accountability and Transparency at Colleges and Universities
July 29, 2014 McCaskill Statement on VA Secretary Confirmation
July 24, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee - Nomination of Anne E. Rung to be Administrator, Office of Federal Procurement Policy, Office of Management and Budget
July 24, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, Secretary of State - Office of Inspector General Recommendations
July 23, 2014 Letter to LMC Industries, Inc. - Export-Import Bank
July 23, 2014 McCaskill Shines Spotlight on Outdated Agency Escaping Accountability
July 22, 2014 Letter to Ray Mabus, Secretary of the Navy - Questions for the Record
July 22, 2014 Letter to Bernard Sanders, Chairman of the Senate Veterans Affairs Committee, Richard Burr, Ranking Member of the Senate Veterans Affairs Committee, Jeff Miller, Chairman of the House Veterans Affairs Committee, and Michael Michaud, Ranking Member of the House Veterans Affairs Committee - VA Deficiencies
July 21, 2014 Letter to Arne Duncan, Secretary of Education - Implementing the Campus SaVE Act
July 21, 2014 Letter to Chuck Hagel, Secretary of Defense - Contractor Inventory
July 21, 2014 Letter to Jeh Johnson, Secretary of Homeland Security - Answers Regarding USCIS Contract
July 21, 2014 The Hill - Blunt, McCaskill Slam 'Shameful' VA Crisis Response
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 18, 2014 McCaskill-Blunt Bill Will Give Certainty to Power Generators, Protect Reliability
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 The Kansas City Star - NCAA President Mark Emmert Gets an Earful from Claire McCaskill in Senate Hearing
July 9, 2014 McCaskill: Campus Sexual Assault Survey Results a 'Wakeup Call' for Schools
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
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