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Claire McCaskill's Public Statements on Issue: Education

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: Education
Issue Position: Veterans
May 11, 2012 Letter to Senate Conferees
March 9, 2012 McCaskill Joins Webb on Bill to Strengthen Veterans' Access to Education, Jobs
Feb. 17, 2012 McCaskill: Support our Servicemembers with Access to Top Education
Feb. 16, 2012 Senators Introduce Bill to Protect Military and Veterans Education Benefits
Dec. 5, 2011 Letter to Douglas Shulman, Commissioner of the Internal Revenue Service (IRS)
May 9, 2011 Letter to the Chairman and Ranking Member of the U.S. Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions (HELP) Committee
April 25, 2011 McCaskill Announces Cyber Skills Education Opportunity for Missouri Students
Dec. 15, 2010 McCaskill Applauds Senate Passage of Post-9/11 Veterans Educational Assistance Improvements Act
April 26, 2010 Letter To The Honorable Tom Harkin, Chairman, And The Honorable Michael B. Enzi, Ranking Member, Committee On Health, Education, Labor And Pensions
March 24, 2010 Health Care And Education Reconciliation Act Of 2010
Aug. 3, 2009 McCaskill Applauds Kick-Off Of New G.I. Bill
Aug. 3, 2009 McCaskill Applauds Kick-Off Of New G.I. Bill
June 25, 2009 Letter To President Barack Obama
June 16, 2009 Hearing of the Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee - To Consider the Nomination of Inez Tenenbaum to be Chairman and Commissioner for the Consumer Product Safety Commission
May 6, 2009 Hearing of the Communications, Technology and the Internet Subcommittee of the Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee - The Future of Journalism
May 6, 2009 Letter to The Honorable Edward Kennedy, Chairman, Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions and The Honorable Max Baucus, Chairman, Senate Committee on Finance
May 1, 2009 Letter To The Honorable Tom Harkin and Arlen Specter, Chairman And Ranking Member, Senate Subcommittee On Labor, Health And Human Services, Education And Related Agencies
April 29, 2009 McCaskill: Economic Recovery Act Can Help Pay for College
Dec. 9, 2008 Two MO High Schools to March in Inauguration Parade
June 27, 2008 Congress Sends GI Bill to President to Become Law
May 22, 2008 Senate Passes GI Bill for Today's Soldiers
March 7, 2008 Senator McCaskill Introduces Bill to Increase Student Aid for Veterans
Feb. 14, 2008 Letter to Edward M. Kennedy and Mike Enzi, Chairman and Ranking Member of the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions, Re: Heart for Women Act
Feb. 6, 2008 Sens. Corker, McCaskill Introduce Bill to Improve Educational, Employment Opportunities for Military Spouses
Dec. 13, 2007 Hearing of the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science and Transportation - Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Oversight
Oct. 24, 2007 McCaskill Votes to Fund Federal Health, Education, and Labor Programs
Oct. 17, 2007 Departments of Labor Health and Human Services, and Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2008 - Continued
Sept. 19, 2007 McCaskill Points to Need for Better Retail Education and Messaging on Digital TV Transition
Feb. 16, 2007 McCaskill Makes Good On Campaign Promise to Cut Middle Class Taxes
Aug. 24, 2006 McCaskill Unveils Education Plan
Jan. 1, 1 Claire On Education
Jan. 1, 1 Claire On Higher Education
Jan. 1, 2014 Issue Position: Delivering for Veterans
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Veterans
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: National Security and the Military - Supporting our Troops
Jan. 1, 2011 Issue Position: Education
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