3 hrs ago
River Front Times
This Republican Senator Has a Total Girl Crush on Claire McCaskill
Given the chance to write an essay on the woman she admires most, Republican U.S. Senator Susan Collins, of Maine, pointed to one of the other nineteen women in the senate: Missouri's Claire McCaskill.
8 hrs ago
Federal data show health disparities among states
The slow rollout of a new federal health insurance marketplace may be deepening differences in health coverage among Americans, with residents in some states gaining insurance at a far greater rate than others.
Wed Dec 11, 2013
Press Release: Jim Hoft, Gateway Pundit, Plans Wheel-In Rally at...
PRESS RELEASE December 11, 2013, 9:00 p.m. CT Jim Hoft, Gateway Pundit, plans Wheel-In Rally at Senator Claire McCaskill's St. Louis Office- Asks "Why is Our Government Punishing the American People-Give Us Back Our Healthcare!" Saturday December 14, 2013 / 11 AM CT until Noon - Wheel-In Location: Senator Claire McCaskill's St. Louis Office 5850 ... (more)
Timing for Sexual-Assault Bills Still Up in Air
Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, D-N.Y., has been promised a vote on her bill to remove the prosecution of violent crime in the military from the chain of command, but when that vote will happen remains unclear.
Washington Post Hypes 'Strident' Anti-Obama 'Tea Party ...
The Washington Post is painting the Tea Party as all "threat" and no benefit to the Republicans.
Show-Me State senator shows how it's done
The following essay is part of a series in which dozens of women will reveal what women they most admire.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
Sen. Claire McCaskill, D-Mo., has advocated changing how the Pentagon handles sexual assaults.
Military commanders no longer will have the ability to toss out jury convictions for sexual assault cases under an agreement reached by congressional leaders.
McCaskill's proposal in fast-track military bill
Top House and Senate negotiators unveiled a new agreement Monday on a sweeping military bill that includes Sen. Claire McCaskill's proposal to revamp the way the military deals with sexual assaults.
Sun Dec 08, 2013
Congress creates a legislative fortress for military sex-assault policy
It has been looming for months, but Congress ' debate over how to deal with sexual assaults in the U.S. military could get lost in the end-of-year shuffle as Senate Democrats find themselves with little time to tackle the budget, presidential nominations and a host of other major priorities.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
#ClubHuskey: The 24-hour journey to Atlanta that blew up Missouri social media
He and Missouri Students Association President Nick Droege had rented a 40-person bus to transport students from Columbia to Atlanta for Saturday afternoon's SEC Championship.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
So-called Democrats at Third Way share consultants with the Chamber of Commerce
Third Way is supposedly a Democratic organization. Conservative Democratic, to be sure, but not actually Republican.
Goodbye to George III
Johan Zoffany's 1771 portrait of Britain's King George III hangs at the Royal Academy of Arts in central London on March 6, 2012.
Third Way Shares Consultant With Group Spending Big to Defeat Third Way Co-Chairs
When Third Way's president and senior vice president of policy published a Wall Street Journal opinion piece this week decrying the economic positions of Bill de Blasio and Elizabeth Warren, namely, taxing the rich and expanding entitlement programs, their arguments rested on grounds that such ideas are bad for Democratic Party electoral prospects.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
KSDK-TV Saint Louis
McCaskill: a oeIa m disgusteda by Winston sex assault press...
Sen. Claire McCaskill took to Twitter Thursday to react to a controversial news conference where Florida state attorney Willie Meggs announced that Jameis Winston was not going to be charged with sexual assault - an affair that many said was too light-hearted.
The Huffington Post
GOP Dudes Get Trained Up In The Ways Of Womenfolk, Apparently
Here is some good news for everyone who likes half-assed attempts at "rebranding" and "message adjustments."
GOP Men Should Be 'a Little More Sensitive' to Women, Boehner Says
Insensitive remarks about women and women's issues - like those made by Akin, above, during the 2012 campaign - are what Republicans hope to avoid in 2014.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Democratic infighting all the rage
Key factions of the Democratic Party, which have largely been unified through some trying times in 2013, are now turning on each other.
Political Real Estate: A Look Inside Senator Claire McCaskill's Condo
UrbanTurf reported that Missouri Senator Claire McCaskill would be putting her downtown condo on the market next month and moving out of the thirteen-story building in March.
Train crash revives urgency for automatic braking
The fatal passenger-train crash in New York revived interest in automatic braking systems, but installing the equipment along 60,000 miles of track has proven costly and difficult.
Senator should help folks with ACA
I received the dreaded "losing your health insurance coverage" letter. You know, the insurance President Obama promised us we could keep.