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  1. US classifies details of financial aid to AfghanistanRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Russia Taday

    ... being classified, in a move deeply detrimental to our efforts to root out waste and fraud," said Senator Claire McCaskill, a member of the Senate Armed Services Committee. SIGAR says following 17 investigations, which including a number of financial ...


  2. Oh Rachel! Did They Lace Your Drinks with a Stupid Pill Tonight?Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    ... that the RNC doesn't realize who they got into bed with here. Second, she gets all a twitter about Senator Claire McCaskill, and how McCaskill as Democratic presidential nominee would GUARANTEE that Democrats keep the White House in 2016. Let's ...


  3. Cha-ChingRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Balloon Juice

    ... freedom. Goddamnit. I'm watching Rachel Maddow, and unless I'm mistaken, I think she just endorsed Senator Claire McCaskill for president. Whaaaa?


  4. Details of Aid to Afghan Army Now SecretRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | News Max

    ... being classified, in a move deeply detrimental to our efforts to root out waste and fraud," said Senator Claire McCaskill, a member of the Senate Armed Services Committee. The New York Times condemned the move on its editorial page, saying "it ...


  5. Senate approves Keystone - and here's why that doesn't matterRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Grist Magazine

    ... Tom Carper (Del.), Bob Casey (Penn.), Joe Donnelly (Ind.), Heidi Heitkamp (N.D.), Joe Manchin (W.Va.), Claire McCaskill (Mo.), Jon Tester (Mont.), and Mark Warner (Va.). And here's a quote from one of the Senate's biggest climate hawks, Sen. Barbara ...


  6. Ed Schultz, Who Flipped on Keystone, Slams Dems for Being 'Bought'Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago |

    ... Carper, Del. 3. Robert Casey, Pa. 4. Joe Donnelly, Ind. 5. Heidi Heitkamp, N.D. 6. Joe Manchin, W. Va.7. Claire McCaskill, Mo. 8. Jon Tester, Mont. 9. Mark Warner, Va. ED SCHULTZ: Just moments ago, the United States Senate voted 62-36. This was the ...


  7. New push on Capitol Hill for more oversight of US aid agencyRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | Greenwich Citizen

    In this Sept. 9, 2014 file photo, Sen. Claire McCaskill, D-Mo. listens on Capitol Hill in Washington.


  8. 'Turning Back on American People,' Senate Votes to Approve Keystone XL PipelineRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | Common Dreams

    Marking a major-and likely symbolic-victory for Republicans on Capitol Hill, the U.S. Senate voted on Thursday to approve the Keystone XL tar sands pipeline in a 62-36 vote that will not be sufficient to override President Barack Obama's expected veto. The nine Democrats who voted to approve Keystone were Sens. Michael Bennet , Tom Carper , Bob Casey , Joe Donnelly , Heidi Heitkamp , Joe Manchin , Claire McCaskill , Jon Tester , and Mark Warner .


  9. Schweich Visits Joplin Airport on Gubernatorial Campaign StopRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | KIXQ-FM Joplin

    ... be busy on the campaign trail, that doesn't mean he plans on stepping down from his current post: "Claire McCaskill was Auditor when she ran for higher office. A lot of people have done so. I campaigned all last year, I'm a very energetic person. I ...


  10. Ethics reform gets silent treatment in Mo. LegislatureRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | Missourian

    ... 2016 ballot, it will pass overwhelmingly. On Friday, after Mr. Fraker's meeting was posted, U.S. Sen. Claire McCaskill, a Missouri Democrat, called such meetings "unbelievable," in a series of Twitter posts, noting that such arrangements would be ...


  11. Senators renew push for more oversight of global deals by little-noticed US development agencyRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | Canadian Business Magazine

    ... Hill to create the job of inspector general inside the agency to review its activities. Democratic Senator Claire McCaskill of Missouri said inspectors general serve as the eyes and ears of taxpayers to prevent waste, fraud and abuse, and every ...


  12. Immigration Activists: Senate Must Not Back Down From Defund EffortRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago |

    ... who have expressed opposition or reservations about Obama's executive amnesty: Sens. Jon Tester (D-MT), Claire McCaskill (D-MO), Mark Warner (D-VA), Joe Manchin (D-WV), Joe Donnelly (D-ID), Heidi Heitkamp (D-ND) and Angus King (D-ME.). "Majority ...


  13. Missouri Lawmakers Can't Hold Dinner "Hearings" at Fancy Country Clubs AnymoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | River Front Times

    ... country club hearing as emblematic of the dubious ethical standards of our state legislature. U.S. Senator Claire McCaskill has weighed in as well . In his opening remarks of the hearing, committee vice chair Representative Ron Hicks addressed ...


  14. Portman backs bill to simplify permitting processRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Columbus Dispatch

    Sen. Rob Portman, R-Ohio, joined a leading Democrat to introduce a bill that would make it easier for private contractors to swiftly obtain federal approval that often bogs down many projects. At a news conference today with Sen. Claire McCaskill, D-Mo., Portman said a World Bank study shows that the U.S. ranks 41st in the world "in terms of the ease" of gaining federal permits to proceed with their projects.


  15. Doctor Oz linked to weight loss supplement that may not workRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | KMOV-TV Saint Louis

    ... my viewers," Oz said. He says ads that promote him are used without his permission. Missouri Senator Claire McCaskill didn't believe Oz. She quoted him during the hearing saying, "Quote, 'Garcinia Cambogia, it may be the simple solution you've been ...


  16. McConnell Should Not Capitulate on Defunding Obama Amnesty, Says FAIRRead the original story

    Wednesday | Freshnews

    ... the nation safe," Stein said. At least seven members of the Senate Democratic caucus, Jon Tester (Mont.), Claire McCaskill (Mo.), Mark Warner (Va.), Joe Manchin (W.V.), Joe Donnelly (Ind.), Heidi Heitkamp (N.D.,) and Angus King (Me.), are on record ...


  17. A committee organizes, an app for snow days and a tool to fight vandalsRead the original story

    Wednesday | Federal Computer Week

    The Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee is under new management, with Ron Johnson taking over the gavel, while former chairman Tom Carper is serving as ranking member. Sen. Rob Portman is taking over the Permanent Subcommittee on Investigations, with Claire McCaskill as ranking member.


  18. Dr. Oz's "green coffee bean extract" scammer guest must repay $9 million [Respectful Insolence]Read the original story

    Wednesday | ScienceBlogs

    ... (for skeptics, at least) came mid-year, when Dr. Oz was asked to testify in front of Missouri Senator Claire McCaskill's Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation's Subcommittee on Consumer Protection, which she chairs. What happened ...


  19. My HorizonsHOMELAND INSECURITYRead the original story

    Tuesday | American Reporter

    On Friday, Sen. Claire McCaskill, D-Mo., said what a lot of us are thinking about Wall Street fat cats and how they are taking federal bailout money while handing out bonuses and pay raises to themselves. "They don't get it," she said.


  20. State groups, lawmakers say FCC has no authority to overturn anti-municipal broadband lawsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | America's Network

    ... the Community Broadband Act . Jointly developed by Sens. Cory Booker (D-NJ), Edward Markey (D-MA) and Claire McCaskill (D-MO), the proposal is designed to give cities and towns the right to decide to build a network. But a number of states and ...