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Claire McCaskill's Public Statements on Issue: Senior Citizens

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 7, 2014 McCaskill Discusses Ways to Improve Healthcare With Missouri Hospital Association
Jan. 7, 2014 Federal Agencies Continue Improper Payments to Deceased People
Dec. 17, 2013 Rockefeller, Manchin, Coons, Schumer, McCaskill, Klobuchar Introduce Silver Alert Bill to Help Locate Missing Seniors
July 22, 2013 McCaskill Backs Bipartisan Legislation To Renew Key Medicare Programs
June 24, 2013 Coburn and McCaskill Introduce Bipartisan Legislation to Means-Test Medicare Premiums
June 20, 2013 Coburn and McCaskill Introduce Bipartisan Legislation to Means-Test Medicare Premiums
June 17, 2013 McCaskill, Coburn Seek Support from Colleagues on Revision to Health Care Law
June 17, 2013 Letter to Sens. Begich, Murkowski, Boxer, Feinstein, Bennet, Udall, Blumenthal, Murphy, Cowan, Warren, Heller, Reid, Ayotte, Shaheen, Menendez, Reed, Whitehouse - Disparity in Medicare's Hospital Wage Index
June 13, 2013 Letter to Sens. Sessions, Shelby, Flake, McCain, Boozman, Carper, Coons, Nelson, Rubio, Chambliss, Isakson, Hirono, Schatz, Crapo, Risch, Durbin, Kirk, Coats, Donnelly, Harkin, Paul, Landrieu, Collins, King, Levin, Stabenow, Cochran, Baucus, Tester, Fischer, Johanns, Heinrich, Udall, Gillibrand, Schumer, Heitkamp, Hoeven, Wyden, Casey, Toomey, Graham, Scott, Johnson, Thune, Alexander, Corker, Cornyn, Cruz, Hatch, Lee, Leahy, Sanders, Cantwell, Murray, Manchin, Rockerfeller, Johnson, Barrasso - Disparity in Medicare's Hospital Wage Index System
May 13, 2013 Letter to Comptroller General Dodaro - Forensic Audit of Lifeline Program
Dec. 2, 2012 MSNBC "Meet The Press" - Transcript
Sept. 19, 2012 McCaskill, Missouri Seniors Talk about the Importance of Protecting Social Security and Medicare
July 10, 2012 Sens. Baucus, Carper, McCaskill Call for Additional Oversight After the HHS Inspector General Examines Potential Conflicts of Interest Among Medicare Contractors
June 21, 2012 McCaskill Proposes Protecting Veterans' Educational Benefits from Marketing Schemes
May 21, 2012 McCaskill Votes to Protect Medicare, Social Security, Pell Grants
Oct. 19, 2011 McCaskill Statement on Cost of Living Boost for Seniors
Oct. 13, 2011 McCaskill Quizzes Experts on Strengthening, Sustaining Medicare
Sept. 15, 2011 Attacking Waste, Fraud in Federal Programs - New Twists on an Old Goal
July 31, 2011 NBC "Meet the Press" - Transcript
July 29, 2011 The Debt Ceiling
May 31, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Joe Biden, Vice President
May 26, 2011 McCaskill Statement on Republican Plan to Kill Medicare
May 14, 2011 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Privatizing Medicare
May 5, 2011 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Medicare
April 5, 2011 Letter to The Honorable John Boehner, Speaker, U.S. House of Representatives
Feb. 14, 2011 MSNBC "The Rachel Maddow Show" - Transcript
Feb. 1, 2011 Statements on Introduced Bills and Joint Resolutions
June 10, 2010 Affordable Care Act Begins Filling The Medicare "Donut Hole"
May 13, 2010 McCaskill Introduces Amendment To Protect Seniors From Predatory Lending In The Reverse Mortgage Market
March 15, 2010 Financial Regulation Bill Includes Provision to Protect Senior Investors From Fraud
Sept. 24, 2009 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Virginia's Model of Medicare
Aug. 12, 2009 MSNBC "Hardball With Chris Matthews" - Transcript
May 22, 2009 Letter To The Honorable Michael J. Astrue, Commissioner, Social Security Administration
Dec. 18, 2008 Letter to The Honorable Michael J. Astrue, Commissioner of Social Security and The Honorable Douglas Shulman, Commissioner of Internal Revenue
Nov. 18, 2008 Letter To Michael J. Astrue, Commissioner Of Social Security, and Douglas Shulman, Commissioner Of Internal Revenue
Sept. 22, 2008 AARP Presents McCaskill with Award for Work on Reverse Mortgages
Sept. 18, 2008 The Economy
Aug. 25, 2008 It Is an Honor to Stand Before You Tonight
July 18, 2008 McCaskill Voices Support for Legislation to Overturn Bush Policy on CHIP
July 16, 2008 McCaskill: Medicare Advantage Rules Should Be Stronger
July 15, 2008 Congress Overrides Bush's Veto on Medicare Improvements Bill
July 9, 2008 McCaskill Demands Accountability for Medicare Payments Made to Dead Doctors
July 7, 2008 Senators React to SSA-OIG Report on Illegal Garnishment of Senior Benefits
June 30, 2008 Medicare Advantage: Helping or Hurting Seniors
April 22, 2008 MSNBC "Hardball With Chris Matthews" - Transcript
April 14, 2008 Kohl-McCaskill Bill Spurs Government to Resolve Issue of Illegal Garnishment of SS Benefits
April 1, 2008 MSNBC "Hardball with Chris Matthews" -Transcript
March 5, 2008 Letter to the Senate Budget Committee
Feb. 29, 2008 McCaskill Asks Senior Centers to Help in Transition to Digital TV
Dec. 14, 2007 McCaskill Bill Protects Seniors Amid Growth in Reverse Mortgage Industry
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