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Claire McCaskill's Public Statements on Issue: Women

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. 1, 2014 The Daily Star-Journal - Senate Receives Campus Sexual Assault Measure
July 30, 2014 Sen. Warner Joins Bipartisan Bill to Combat Campus Sexual Assault
July 30, 2014 Bipartisan Bill Takes Aim at Sexual Assault on Campuses, Protecting Students, Boosting Accountability and Transparency at Colleges and Universities
July 21, 2014 Letter to Arne Duncan, Secretary of Education - Implementing the Campus SaVE Act
July 9, 2014 USA Today - 40% of Colleges Don't Investigate Rape
July 9, 2014 The Kansas City Star - NCAA President Mark Emmert Gets an Earful from Claire McCaskill in Senate Hearing
July 9, 2014 McCaskill: Campus Sexual Assault Survey Results a 'Wakeup Call' for Schools
May 28, 2014 McCaskill Bill Requiring TRICARE to Cover Breastfeeding Services Included in Defense Bill
May 22, 2014 Panel Includes McCaskill-Ayotte-Fischer Legislation in Defense Bill, Boosting Last Year's Historic Overhaul of how Military Handles Sexual Assaults
May 19, 2014 Campus Sexual Assault - McCaskill Hosts Roundtable
May 15, 2014 Udall, McCaskill Champion Bipartisan, Bicameral Effort to Extend Maternity Leave for Military Women
May 12, 2014 Campus Sexual Assault - McCaskill "Extremely Troubled' by Webinar Cautioning Schools on Survey Participation
May 8, 2014 Blumenthal, Mccaskill, Gillibrand Announce Public Stakeholder Roundtables In Washington, D.C. On Campus Sexual Assault
May 6, 2014 Energy Savings and Industrial Competitiveness Act of 2014-Motion to Proceed
May 6, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Nigerian Girl Abductions by Boko Haram
May 1, 2014 Spike in Sexual Assault Reporting Shows Increased Victim Confidence
April 30, 2014 Letter to Barbara Mikulski, Chairman of the Subcommittee on Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies; and Richard Shelby, Ranking Member of the Subcommittee on Commerce, Justice, Science, and Related Agencies - Regarding Funding for Campus Sexual Assault Prevention Programs
April 17, 2014 Campus Sexual Assault--McCaskill Surveying Colleges, Universities
April 8, 2014 Paycheck Fairness Act - Motion to Proceed
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 4, 2014 Letter to Tom Harkin, Chairman and Jerry Moran, Ranking Member of Appropriations Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, & Education
April 3, 2014 Letter to John Kerry, James Comey, and Kathy Buller - Justice for Peace Corps Volunteer who Reported Sexual Assault
April 3, 2014 McCaskill Hears About Success of New Reform to Curb Military Sexual Assault
April 1, 2014 Mikulski, Senate and House Democrats Along with Advocacy Groups Urge Senate Passage of Paycheck Fairness Act
April 1, 2014 Letter to Eric Holder, Attorney General - Campus Sexual Assaults
April 1, 2014 Letter to Arne Duncan, Secretary of Education - Campus Sexual Assaults
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
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. 10, 2014 U.S. Army Chief of Staff to Visit Ft. Leonard Wood at McCaskill's Invitation
Nov. 20, 2013 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2014
Nov. 19, 2013 Sexual Assault in the Military
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
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 McCaskill Meets West Point Superintendent on Historic Reforms to Address Sexual Assaults
Aug. 29, 2013 USA Today - Commanders Must Fight Sexual Assault in Military
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 US News and World Report - Ending a Culture of Willful Denial
June 26, 2013 Letter to Wendy Davis, Senator - Anti-Abortion Filibuster
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
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