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1 hr ago | Detroit Free Press

U.S. senators demand details from supplier Delphi about GM recall

The rumor mill is in high gear, saying that AC/DC may not be back at all this year, or any year,... The ignition switch of a 2005 Chevrolet Cobalt is photographed in Alexandria, Va., Tuesday, April 1, 2014.

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Related Topix: Manufacturing, Automakers, Delphi, Alexandria, VA, US News, US Senate, US Politics, Senator Jay Rockefeller, Republican, Democrat, John Thune, Representative Dean Heller, US House of Representatives

3 hrs ago | The Heritage Foundation

Federal Agency Loses Money Selling Government Reports. The Catch? They're Already Free

A federal agency selling government reports that are otherwise free is the target of a new bill meant to curtail government waste.

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Related Topix: Tom Coburn, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Democrat, US House of Representatives, Representative Jim Bridenstine, Henry Cuellar

4 hrs ago | KMOV-TV Saint Louis

Missouri Sen. McCaskill voices support for immigration reform in St. Louis

Sen. McCaskill attended a question and answer session at the Cortex Tech and Research Park in the Central West End where some businesses owners said they can't recruit well qualified employees without immigration reform.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Lacy Clay, US House of Representatives, Immigration Reform, Missouri

7 hrs ago | The Washington Post

Colleges surveyed on sexual assault

Sen. Claire McCaskill speaks to constituents during a roundtable discussion on the campus of the University of Central Missouri, in Warrensburg, Mo.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, University of Central Missouri, Warrensburg, MO, Science / Technology

13 hrs ago | News Max

a Gop-Controlled Senate Would Still Need Votes from Dems

Republicans will be jumping for joy if they capture the Senate in November but a small group of moderate Democrats could be the real winners in the end.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Senator Joe Manchin, US Senate, Democrat, Representative Joe Donnelly, US House of Representatives, Harry Reid, Barack Obama

Mon Apr 14, 2014

The Huffington Post

Reclaiming The Words That Smear

MAY 23: Sen. Claire McCaskill, D-Mo., participates in the news conference to announce 'bipartisan, bicameral legislation to combat sexual assaults in the military by holding perpetrators accountable and better protecting survivors.'

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Republican, US House of Representatives, Todd Akin

Switched

'Let Me Google That For You' May Soon Be Etched In Law

Apparently there is one thing U.S. Senators from both sides of the aisle can agree on: When you can use Google to answer a question, use Google to answer a question.

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Related Topix: Emerging Technology, Search Engines, Tom Coburn, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Democrat

University Business

Sexual assaults on campus under national scrutiny

Two separate, alleged sexual assaults on the Missouri State University campus - on March 30 and April 4 - come at a time when the rape and sexual assault of women on college campuses has come under national scrutiny, in part from U.S. Sen. Claire McCaskill.

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Related Topix: Missouri State University, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat

Sun Apr 13, 2014

WHAS11

Senators seek to abolish agency, introduce 'let me Google that for you' bill

Call it the "google-ization" of the United States. A new bill has been introduced in the Senate called the "Let Me Google That For You Act."

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Related Topix: Google, Startups, Emerging Technology, Search Engines, Tom Coburn, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Democrat, Louisville, KY

Sat Apr 12, 2014

Bellingham Herald

Women reclaiming the words that smear

"Miss Congeniality." Not sufficiently "ladylike." In politics, these words and phrases have long been used to belittle female candidates.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Republican, US House of Representatives, Todd Akin, Iowa State University, 2012 Presidential Election, Mitt Romney

Stars and Stripes

Advanced aircraft for 139th Airlift Wing discussed at Senate hearing

ST. JOSEPH, Mo. - The need for a next-generation aircraft to further the mission of the Air National Guard base in St. Joseph got placed in front of the top officer in the Air Force this week.

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Related Topix: St. Joseph, MO, US News, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Democrat, US Politics, Roy Blunt, Senator Roy Blunt, US Military, US Air Force

Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph

Sen. Coburn: Replace National Technology Information Service with Google and Save Millions

Or you can just find a digital copy online for free . This is ridiculous, notes a bipartisan group of lawmakers who want to eliminate the service.

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Related Topix: Tom Coburn, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Google, Startups, Emerging Technology, Search Engines, Democrat, US House of Representatives, Representative Jim Bridenstine

Fri Apr 11, 2014

Engadget

'Let Me Google That For You' may be the best Senate bill ever

Soon " Let me Google That For You " might not be just a phrase you hear from annoyed friends when you ask a silly question, it might be a law .

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Related Topix: Tom Coburn, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Democrat, Gadgets

Government Executive

Senator: Even Small Agencies Need Watchdogs

The 41 small federal agencies with no statutory inspector general are placing at risk more than $1 billion a year in budget authority, said Sen. Claire McCaskill, D-Mo., on Thursday.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat

The Kansas City Star

Independent report criticizes MUa s response to alleged sexual assault of swimmer Sasha Menu Courey

Kansas City police have linked 12 recent highway and roadway shootings in the area to each other, Kansas City Police Chief Darryl Forté announced Friday.

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Related Topix: Kansas City, MO, Suicide, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, University of Missouri, Jackson County, MO

Washington Examiner

America Rising comes into the spotlight

More than a week after a video exploded across the Internet showing him at a private fundraiser, dismissing Republican Sen. Chuck Grassley as a "farmer from Iowa ," Braley, a lawyer by trade, rattled off his rural bona fides to reporters.

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Related Topix: US News, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Todd Akin, US Senate, Chuck Grassley, Democrat, Representative Bruce Braley, Agriculture, Science

104.7 WIOT

Why Should Hillary Be President? "Morning Joe" Panel Has No Idea

On this morning's "Morning Joe" on MSNBC, host Joe Scarborough panelist Bill Kristol theorized that Senator Claire McCaskill was more qualified than Hillary Clinton to be president.

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Related Topix: US Senate, US Politics, Democrat, US News, Hillary Clinton

Thu Apr 10, 2014

Automotive News

GM suspends 2 engineers amid ignition-switch investigation

General Motors has placed two engineers, Ray DeGiorgio and Gary Altman, on paid leave for their roles leading to the recall of 2.6 million small cars with defective ignition switches tied to at least 13 deaths, two people familiar with the matter told Bloomberg.

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Related Topix: Automakers, General Motors, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Diana DeGette, US House of Representatives, Henry Waxman

Autoblog

General Motors announces another big ignition-related recall

The company is recalling 2.19 million of the same models to fix a problem that allows keys to be removed from ignitions that are not in the "off" position.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Autos

Ledger-Enquirer.com

Did GM, like Toyota, hide its safety flaw from regulators, consumers?

Both automakers redesigned critical parts without changing the part numbers, a step that made it more difficult for regulators and private litigants to identify the problem.

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Related Topix: US Senate, US Politics, Democrat, US News, Missouri

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