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Claire McCaskill's Public Statements on Issue: Government Operations

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
Aug. 7, 2014 New GAO Report Shows Need for Improving Rating System for Federal Contractors
July 21, 2014 Letter to Jeh Johnson, Secretary of Homeland Security - Answers Regarding USCIS Contract
June 3, 2014 McCaskill Calls for Review of State and Defense Counternarcotics Contracts
April 24, 2014 Johnson, McCaskill Release Report on Allegations of Misconduct by Former DHS Acting IG
April 23, 2014 Letter to Phyllis Fong, Chair of Council of the Inspectors General on Integrity and Efficiency - Report on Allegations of Misconduct by Former DHS Acting and Deputy IG
April 15, 2014 Politico - GOP Senate May Run Purple
April 10, 2014 McCaskill Calls For Independent Watchdogs for Small Federal Agencies
April 8, 2014 Bipartisan Bill to Axe Unnecessary Government Reports Gets McCaskill's Backing
April 3, 2014 McCaskill - Coburn Bill Would Eliminate Federal Agency, Stop Government from Selling Reports Already Available Online for Free
March 27, 2014 The Marshall Democrat-News - 1,000 Miles in Missouri
Feb. 28, 2014 McCaskill Introduces Bill to Keep Security Clearance Contractors from Approving Their Own Work
Feb. 27, 2014 Tester, McCaskill, Begich Introduce Bill to Keep Security Clearance Contractors From Approving Their Own Work
Feb. 10, 2014 Letter to Gene Dodaro, Comptroller General, Government Accountability Office - Oversight Review of POW/MIA Accounting Fellowship Program
Feb. 6, 2014 Background Checks Update: Following McCaskill Criticism, OPM Agrees to Stop Letting Contractors Oversee Their Own Security Clearance Work
Feb. 4, 2014 Hearing of the Senate Financial and Contracting Oversight Subcommittee of the Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee - Fraud and Abuse in Army Recruiting Contracts
Jan. 24, 2014 Following McCaskill Request, Watchdog Confirms Lapses in Afghanistan "Rule of Law' Programs
Jan. 23, 2014 McCaskill: Keep Federal Weather Centers in Kansas City
Jan. 16, 2014 McCaskill-Backed Security Clearance Reform Passes U.S. House
Jan. 8, 2014 McCaskill Meets Nominee to Serve as Watchdog at Department of Homeland Security
Dec. 17, 2013 McCaskill-Johnson Statement on DHS Inspector General Stepping Down
Dec. 10, 2013 Tester, McCaskill Take Aim at Government Redundancy with Joint Hearing Series
Dec. 10, 2013 McCaskill Cites Successes of Watchdog Over Troubled Assets Relief Program
Nov. 14, 2013 GAO Report Highlights DHS Financial Management Practices
Nov. 8, 2013 Letter to the Senate - Bill to Strengthen Security Clearance Background Checks
Oct. 31, 2013 McCaskill to OPM: "The Notion That You're Calling What You're Doing Quality Control is Offensive'
Oct. 30, 2013 Letter to Charles Edwards, Deputy Inspector General Department of Homeland Security - Delays in Providing Whistleblower Information
Oct. 21, 2013 Following Senate Passage, McCaskill Urges U.S. House to Take up Bipartisan Security Clearance Bill
Oct. 13, 2013 Default Prevention Act of 2013-- Motion to Proceed--
Oct. 8, 2013 Letter to Sec. Chuck Hagel, Dept of Defense - Restore Death Benefits for Families of Fallen Heroes
Oct. 1, 2013 McCaskill Blasts U.S. House for Shutting Down Government
Sept. 25, 2013 Letter to Gene Dodaro, Government Accountability Office - McCaskill Asks Watchdog to Examine Effectiveness of Bonuses to Highly Paid "SES' Federal Employees
Sept. 19, 2013 Navy Yard Shooting - McCaskill Reaction to USIS Having Performed Alexis Background Check
Sept. 17, 2013 McCaskill Demands Answers on POW/MIA Fellowship Program
July 30, 2013 Portman, McCaskill Introduce Federal Permitting Improvement Act
June 21, 2013 Letter to Mr. Charles Edwards, Deputy Inspector General - Abuse of Power
June 19, 2013 McCaskill Demands Answers on $334 Million Anthrax Program
May 8, 2013 McCaskill Questions Agencies not Sharing Data, Leading to Overpayments by Government
March 18, 2013 McCaskill Calls Out Postal Service Over Failure to Provide Answers on Five-Day Delivery
March 8, 2013 McCaskill's Expanded Oversight Begins With Scrutiny of Departments of Energy, State
Aug. 13, 2012 McCaskill to Colleagues: Get off the Sidelines, Get in the Game
May 10, 2012 McCaskill Plan to Protect Whistleblowers, Combat Waste Approved in Senate
April 26, 2012 Senate Committee Advances McCaskill's Bill to Strengthen Protections for Whistleblowers
April 18, 2012 Targeting General Services Administration Waste, McCaskill Announces Bill to Stop Excessive Spending in Federal Agencies
March 19, 2012 McCaskill Moves to Create Independent Watchdog for U.S. Senate
March 15, 2012 McCaskill Aims for Stronger Whistleblower Protections
Aug. 30, 2011 McCaskill Statement on Wartime Contracting Commission Report
April 7, 2011 Senator Collins, Colleagues Introduce Bill to Enhance Training for Federal Contracting Professionals
April 5, 2011 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker, U.S. House of Representatives - Congressional Pay
March 30, 2011 Letter to John Boehner,Speaker of the House - Congressional Pay
Feb. 24, 2011 McCaskill: Report Shows PR Contracts Need More Scrutiny
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