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Claire McCaskill's Public Statements on Issue: Crime

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
April 4, 2014 Letter to Tom Harkin, Chairman, and Jerry Moran, Ranking Member, of the Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education Subcommittee of the Senate Appropriations Committee - Fight Sexual Assaults On College Campuses
April 3, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, James Comey, and Kathy Buller - Justice for Peace Corps Volunteer who Reported Sexual Assault
March 18, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Merkley Leads Over 200 Members of Congress in Calling for Executive Order Protecting LGBT Workers from Workplace Discrimination
March 6, 2014 Senate Overwhelmingly Moves to Approve McCaskill-Ayotte-Fischer Bill Strengthening Already Historic Reforms to Curb Sexual Assaults in the Military
March 6, 2014 Military Justice Improvement Act
Feb. 26, 2014 Senate Panel Hears Support from Sexual Assault Survivors About New Reform Giving All Victims Their Own Independent Counsel
Feb. 10, 2014 McCaskill Responds to AP Report on Military Sex Assault Cases
Jan. 25, 2014 McCaskill Statement on Outside the Lines Report
Jan. 22, 2014 McCaskill Applauds White House Efforts to Combat Rape and Sexual Assault
Jan. 17, 2014 McCaskill Meets Pentagon's New Leader of Sexual Assault Prevention, Response
Jan. 14, 2014 McCaskill Meets Air Force General Set to Oversee Sexual Assault Prevention, Response
Jan. 10, 2014 U.S. Army Chief of Staff to Visit Ft. Leonard Wood at McCaskill's Invitation
Jan. 8, 2014 Following McCaskill Request, Lieutenant General Craig Franklin Resigns Command, Will Retire from Air Force
Dec. 20, 2013 McCaskill Reacts to President's Comments on Military Sexual Assault
Dec. 20, 2013 McCaskill: Historic Reforms Achieved, "but this is no finish line'
Dec. 18, 2013 McCaskill Calls for Removal of Lt. Gen. Craig Franklin from Command
Dec. 16, 2013 McCaskill Statement on Pentagon's Announcement of New Official in Charge of Defense Department Sexual Assault Prevention and Response
Dec. 9, 2013 McCaskill, Ayotte Statement on Defense Bill Agreement
Nov. 26, 2013 Despite Setback, McCaskill Continues Fight to Enact Historic Reforms to Curb Sexual Assaults
Nov. 20, 2013 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2014
Nov. 19, 2013 Sexual Assault in the Military
Nov. 18, 2013 The Huffington Post - Sexual Assaults in the Military -- The Policy Matters
Nov. 14, 2013 McCaskill, Ayotte, Fischer Amendment Would Boost Already Historic Set of Reforms
Nov. 12, 2013 McCaskill Responds to Sexual Assault Panel Findings on Chain of Command
Nov. 7, 2013 McCaskill: New Sexual Assault Numbers a First Sign of Progress, Show That System Including Commanders, Combined With Historic Reforms, Will Work for Victims
Nov. 5, 2013 Hirono, Colleagues Introduce Bipartisan Bill to Protect Military Sexual Assault Victims During 32 Proceedings
Oct. 30, 2013 Letter to Charles Edwards, Deputy Inspector General Department of Homeland Security - Delays in Providing Whistleblower Information
Sept. 23, 2013 Letter to Chairwoman Mignon Clyburn, Federal Communications Commission - Refer Lifeline Companies to Justice Department for Criminal Investigation
Sept. 19, 2013 Nominees for Air Force Secretary and Defense Under Secretary, Both Women, Endorse Historic Reforms to Combat Sexual Assaults in the Military
Sept. 18, 2013 Letter to Inspector General McFarland - Investigation into Aaron Alexis' Background
Sept. 18, 2013 McCaskill Meets West Point Superintendent on Historic Reforms to Address Sexual Assaults
Aug. 11, 2013 NBC "Meet the Press" - Transcript: Military Sexual Assault
July 30, 2013 McCaskill Talks Sexual Assault Reforms with Air Force General Charged With Prevention, Response
July 23, 2013 McCaskill Responds to Kristol's Comment that Military Sexual Assault Represents a "Pseudo-Crisis'
July 18, 2013 McCaskill Uses Experience as Prosecutor to Show That Completely Removing Chain of Command From Sexual Assault Cases Risks Fewer Prosecutions
July 18, 2013 St. Louis Beacon - Will the 'Wild West' of Internet Gambling Face a Showdown in Congress?
July 18, 2013 U.S. News & World Report - Ending a Culture of Willful Denial
June 14, 2013 Politico - Kirsten Gillibrand And Military Sexual Assault: 5 Things To Watch
June 12, 2013 Border Security, Economic Opportunity, and Immigration Modernization Act
June 12, 2013 MSNBC "Hardball with Chris Matthews" - Transcript - Military Sexual Assault
June 12, 2013 Bloomberg - Female Senators Challenging Pentagon On Sex Assault Rules
June 12, 2013 Hearing of the Senate Armed Services Committee - Markup of the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2014
June 12, 2013 Hearing of the Senate Armed Services Committee - Markup of the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2014
June 12, 2013 Hearing of the Senate Armed Services Committee - Markup of the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2014
June 12, 2013 Hearing of the Senate Armed Services Committee - Markup of the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2014
June 12, 2013 Hearing of the Senate Armed Services Committee - Markup of the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2014
June 12, 2013 Hearing of the Senate Armed Services Committee - Markup of the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2014
June 11, 2013 Springfield News-Leader - McCaskill, Blunt Join Forces to Better Protect Sexual Abuse Victims
June 6, 2013 McCaskill, Collins Praise U.S. House Action on Military Sexual Assaults After Armed Services Committee Approves Substantial Reforms
June 4, 2013 Klobuchar, McCaskill Introduce Legislation to Help Fight Sexual Assault in the Military by Making it Easier for Service Members to Report Abuse
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