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Claire McCaskill's Public Statements on Issue: Technology and Communication

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
May 6, 2014 Letter to Thomas Wheeler, Chairman, Federal Communications Commission - Universal Service of Advanced Communications
April 11, 2014 DOJ Indictments for Lifeline Fraud, McCaskill Reacts
April 3, 2014 McCaskill - Coburn Bill Would Eliminate Federal Agency, Stop Government from Selling Reports Already Available Online for Free
Feb. 4, 2014 Letter to CEO Bruce White, CEO Marissa Mayer, and CEO Carl Rubin - Consumer Data Breaches
Jan. 10, 2014 Letter to Gregg Steinhafel, Chairman, President, and CEO of the Target Corporation - Answers on Massive Data Breach
Dec. 12, 2013 McCaskill on Additional Boeing Jobs: They Made a Great Choice to Invest in St. Louis
Oct. 30, 2013 McCaskill: USIS's Actions Represent a Threat to our National Security
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. 18, 2013 McCaskill To FCC Nominee: If Lifeline Companies Broke Laws, They Should be Barred From Program
Aug. 16, 2013 McCaskill Gives Telecom Industry Deadline to Examine Technologies to Combat Robocalls
July 18, 2013 St. Louis Beacon - Will the 'Wild West' of Internet Gambling Face a Showdown in Congress?
July 18, 2013 Letter to Assistant Secretary for Communications and Information Lawrence Strickling, Department of Commerce - Spectrum Management
July 17, 2013 McCaskill's Fight to Keep Marine Corps Facility in Missouri Ends in Success
June 11, 2013 Letter to Mignon Clyburn, Acting Chairwoman of Federal Communications Commission
March 22, 2013 McCaskill Amendment Targets Elimination of Wasteful Phone Subsidy Program
March 7, 2013 Letter to Administrator Huerta - Restrictions on Electronic Devices on Planes
Sept. 19, 2012 Foreign Relations Panel Endorses McCaskill-Rubio Plan to Prevent Foreign Regulation of the Internet
Sept. 14, 2012 U.S. Chamber of Commerce Endorses McCaskill-Rubio Anti-Tax Measure
Aug. 2, 2012 Rubio, McCaskill Continue Senate Push for Measure to Prevent Foreign Regulation of the Internet
Aug. 1, 2012 McCaskill Moves to Shape Cybersecurity Bill With Key Amendments
July 27, 2012 The Atlantic Wire - Claire McCaskill: What I Read
July 26, 2012 Cybersecurity Act of 2012--Motion to Proceed--Continued
June 27, 2012 Bipartisan Group of Senators Introduce Resolution Against International Internet Regulation
June 27, 2012 McCaskill, Rubio's Measure to Prevent Foreign Regulation of the Internet Gains Bipartisan Steam
June 8, 2012 McCaskill: Ensure Resources for Rural Broadband Get to Rural Communities
May 19, 2012 McCaskill Leads Bipartisan Effort to Prevent Foreign Regulation of the Internet
April 30, 2012 McCaskill Applauds New Rules Against "Cramming' Phone Bills With Hidden Fees
Feb. 15, 2012 McCaskill: Eliminate Waste in Free Phone Program
Jan. 12, 2012 Following McCaskill's Request, Changes Ordered to Stop Waste in Free Phone Program
Dec. 19, 2011 Letter to Julius Genachowski, Chairman of Federal Communications Commission
July 13, 2011 McCaskill Grills Phone Company Executives over Dishonest Billing Practices
May 20, 2011 Letter to the Honorable Julius Genachowski, Chairman, Federal Communications Commission
May 17, 2011 McCaskill Statement on High-Speed Broadband Internet Coming to Kansas City, Missouri
April 6, 2011 Letter to Julius Genachowski, FCC Chairman
July 6, 2010 McCaskill Sends Letter to SEC Demanding Action Over Recent Scandal
June 15, 2010 Senators Introduce Bill to Increase Security on Government Computers
June 10, 2010 McCaskill-Supported Consumer Protection Bills Pass Out Of Committee
Sept. 29, 2009 Hearing Of The Ad Hoc Subcommittee On Contracting Oversight Of The Senate Committee On Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs- Improving Transparency And Accessibility Of Federal Contracting Databases
May 6, 2009 Hearing of the Communications, Technology and the Internet Subcommittee of the Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee - The Future of Journalism
Oct. 31, 2008 Senators Snowe, Klobuchar, and McCaskill Express Concerns over FCC's Hurried Decision Making
July 10, 2008 Letter to Kevin Martin, Chairman of the FCC, and Meredith Attwell Baker, Acting Administrator of the NTIA, Re: Ensure DTV Problems are Resolved
April 2, 2008 McCaskill Asks Tough DTV Questions Ahead of Senate Oversight Hearing
Feb. 29, 2008 McCaskill Asks Senior Centers to Help in Transition to Digital TV
Feb. 26, 2008 McCaskill Statement on New FCC Ruling on Digital TV Public Awareness Campaign
Dec. 17, 2007 Letter to Kevin Martin, FCC Chairman, Re: Consequences of Moving Ahead Without Public Input
Nov. 2, 2007 Letter to the Honorable Nancy A. Nord
Aug. 9, 2007 McCaskill Requests Improved Public Awareness Campaign for Digital TV Transition
May 24, 2007 McCaskill Speaks Out about Telemarketing Fraud Targeting the Elderly
April 24, 2007 McCaskill Fights to Expand Rural Access to Broadband
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