Senator Claire McCaskill's Public Statements

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Full Name: Claire McCaskill
Current Office: U.S. Senate - 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
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4/08/14 Paycheck Fairness Act - Motion to Proceed 4/04/14 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 4/04/14 Letter to Tom Harkin, Chairman and Jerry Moran, Ranking Member of Appropriations Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services, & Education 4/03/14 McCaskill Hears About Success of New Reform to Curb Military Sexual Assault 4/03/14 Letter to John Kerry, James Comey, and Kathy Buller - Justice for Peace Corps Volunteer who Reported Sexual Assault 4/01/14 Mikulski, Senate and House Democrats Along with Advocacy Groups Urge Senate Passage of Paycheck Fairness Act 4/01/14 Letter to Arne Duncan, Secretary of Education - Campus Sexual Assaults 4/01/14 Letter to Eric Holder, Attorney General - Campus Sexual Assaults 3/06/14 Senate Overwhelmingly Moves to Approve McCaskill-Ayotte-Fischer Bill Strengthening Already Historic Reforms to Curb Sexual Assaults in the Military 3/06/14 Military Justice Improvement Act 2/26/14 Senate Panel Hears Support from Sexual Assault Survivors About New Reform Giving All Victims Their Own Independent Counsel 1/25/14 McCaskill Statement on Outside the Lines Report 1/22/14 McCaskill Applauds White House Efforts to Combat Rape and Sexual Assault 1/10/14 U.S. Army Chief of Staff to Visit Ft. Leonard Wood at McCaskill's Invitation 11/20/13 National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2014 11/19/13 Sexual Assault in the Military 11/14/13 McCaskill, Ayotte, Fischer Amendment Would Boost Already Historic Set of Reforms 11/12/13 McCaskill Responds to Sexual Assault Panel Findings on Chain of Command 11/07/13 McCaskill: New Sexual Assault Numbers a First Sign of Progress, Show That System Including Commanders, Combined With Historic Reforms, Will Work for Victims 11/05/13 Hirono, Colleagues Introduce Bipartisan Bill to Protect Military Sexual Assault Victims During 32 Proceedings 9/19/13 Nominees for Air Force Secretary and Defense Under Secretary, Both Women, Endorse Historic Reforms to Combat Sexual Assaults in the Military 9/18/13 McCaskill Meets West Point Superintendent on Historic Reforms to Address Sexual Assaults 8/29/13 USA Today - Commanders Must Fight Sexual Assault in Military 8/11/13 NBC "Meet the Press" - Transcript: Military Sexual Assault 7/30/13 McCaskill Talks Sexual Assault Reforms with Air Force General Charged With Prevention, Response 7/23/13 McCaskill Responds to Kristol's Comment that Military Sexual Assault Represents a "Pseudo-Crisis' 7/18/13 McCaskill Uses Experience as Prosecutor to Show That Completely Removing Chain of Command From Sexual Assault Cases Risks Fewer Prosecutions 7/18/13 US News and World Report - Ending a Culture of Willful Denial 6/26/13 Letter to Wendy Davis, Senator - Anti-Abortion Filibuster 6/14/13 Politico - Kirsten Gillibrand And Military Sexual Assault: 5 Things To Watch 6/12/13 Border Security, Economic Opportunity, and Immigration Modernization Act 6/12/13 MSNBC "Hardball with Chris Matthews" - Transcript - Military Sexual Assault 6/12/13 Hearing of the Senate Armed Services Committee - Markup of the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2014 6/12/13 Hearing of the Senate Armed Services Committee - Markup of the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2014 6/12/13 Hearing of the Senate Armed Services Committee - Markup of the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2014 6/12/13 Bloomberg - Female Senators Challenging Pentagon On Sex Assault Rules 6/12/13 Hearing of the Senate Armed Services Committee - Markup of the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2014 6/12/13 Hearing of the Senate Armed Services Committee - Markup of the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2014 6/12/13 Hearing of the Senate Armed Services Committee - Markup of the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2014 6/11/13 Springfield News-Leader - McCaskill, Blunt Join Forces to Better Protect Sexual Abuse Victims 6/06/13 McCaskill, Collins Praise U.S. House Action on Military Sexual Assaults After Armed Services Committee Approves Substantial Reforms 6/04/13 Klobuchar, McCaskill Introduce Legislation to Help Fight Sexual Assault in the Military by Making it Easier for Service Members to Report Abuse 5/23/13 McCaskill, Collins, Turner, Tsongas Unveil Comprehensive Legislation to Address Sexual Assaults in Military 5/23/13 Senator Blunt Joins Colleagues In Co-Sponsoring Comprehensive Bill To Stop Military Sexual Assaults 5/20/13 Collins, McCaskill, Tsongas, Turner Introduce USCG STRONG Act 5/15/13 In Wake of Latest Allegations, Klobuchar and McCaskill Introduce Legislation Requiring New Criteria for Who Can Serve in Sexual Assault Prevention Positions 5/15/13 McCaskill on New Allegations of Military Sexual Assault: "Now is the Time For our Military Leaders to Reevaluate Who is Being Put into These Positions' 5/15/13 Letter to the Honorable Chuck Hagel, Secretary of Defense - Military Sexual Assault 5/10/13 Letter to Secretary Hagel - Take Action to Strengthen Sexual Assault Prevention Programs in the Military 5/08/13 NY Times - Study Finds Increase in Sex Assaults in Military