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  1. Fort Riley quickly overhauls its sexual assault programRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Stars and Stripes

    ... to the prosecution of military personnel spurred Congress to pass legislation sponsored by U.S. Sen. Claire McCaskill, a Missouri Democrat, to strengthen sexual assault prevention programs and training. Lawmakers resisted calls to remove the ...

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  2. Christensen: Democrats meddling in GOP primaryRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | News Observer

    ... although they deny it, seem to be following the playbook they used to help re-elect Democratic Sen. Claire McCaskill of Missouri, who like Hagan was regarded as a vulnerable Democratic incumbent in a swing state in 2012. Reid's PAC ran ads against ...

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  3. Military hotline aids sexual assault victimsRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 16 | Marine Corps Times

    ... providers is not collected, Marsh says. Counselors don't ask for names, ages or branch of service. Sen. Claire McCaskill, the Missouri Democrat whose legislation bolstered victim protection and overhauled prosecution of military sex crimes, called ...

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  4. Want to live at CityCenterDC? Try a serviced apartmentRead the original story

    Friday | Business Journal

    ... more to come. Its condos are being snapped up by the city's elite, including the likes of Missouri Sen. Claire McCaskill and U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder . So it's no wonder corporate apartment operators want a piece of the CityCenterDC action. ...

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  5. Senators Who Tackled Military Sexual Assault Now Turn Their Attention To College CampusesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | ThinkProgress

    ... year pushing for military sexual assault reform are now setting their sights on college campuses. Sens. Claire McCaskill (D-MO) and Kirstin Gillibrand (D-NY), who introduced competing measures to change the way the military handles rape cases, are ...

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  6. Did GM, like Toyota, hide its safety flaw from regulators, consumers?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 12 | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    ... an attempt to thwart regulators and the public from learning about serious safety problems. Democratic Sen. Claire McCaskill of Missouri, who first pointed to the connection while questioning new GM chief Mary Barra at a Senate subcommittee hearing ...

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  7. Lawmakers accuse GM of possible criminal cover-upRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 2 | The Campbell Reporter

    ... including firing those involved. As she began her testimony, Barra faced an angry and skeptical Sen. Claire McCaskill, D-Mo., the head of the subcommittee, who recounted the story of a woman who died in an accident involving a faulty switch. ...

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  8. George Kennedy: Democrats will have to fight to win and retain Missouri seatsRead the original story

    Thursday | Missourian

    ... of measures I'd never heard before. One was the "McNixon score," a composite of voter support for Sen. Claire McCaskill and Gov. Jay Nixon, the two most recent Democratic standard bearers. The other was the Democratic Performance Index, which he ...

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  9. Dartmouth President on Sexual Assault: "Enough is Enough"Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 17 | Time

    ... should be concerned if a campus is not talking about them." Hanlon's speech comes just a day after Senator Claire McCaskill announced a massive survey of how colleges and universities respond to sexual assault allegations in an effort to add ...

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  10. Sen. Claire McCaskill: Targeting Sexual Assaults on Campuses -- Starting With the Facts on the GroundRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 17 | The Huffington Post

    ... and as a mother of college-age daughters, I'm determined to give a voice to those victims. U.S. Senator Claire McCaskill is a former courtroom prosecutor of sex crimes, and former Jackson County, Mo. Prosecutor -- where she established the Kansas ...

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  11. Big Revamp of Pentagon's Troubled Mission to Find Missing Soldiers Looks a Lot Like Old RevampRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 17 | Truthdig

    ... said. Given the "stories we're being told, there definitely should be some people who are fired," Sen. Claire McCaskill, who was one of the vocal critics on the Hill, said in an interview earlier this year. Acting Under Secretary of Defense for ...

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  12. GM puts 2 engineers on paid leave in recall caseRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 10 | TBD.com

    ... Cobalt and Saturn Ion, to replace the switches. During congressional hearings on the matter last week, Sen. Claire McCaskill accused one GM engineer of a cover-up. Ray DeGiorgio, the lead switch engineer on the Cobalt, said in a deposition last year ...

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  13. Doherty announces team for governor campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2009 | The Times-Tribune

    ... Corey Platt, campaign manager. He was political director for the Missouri Democratic Party and helped elect Claire McCaskill to the U.S. Senate. Mark Nevins, communications. Spokesman for Hillary Clinton's 2008 Pennsylvania primary campaign and the ...

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  14. UM System hires risk management firm to address sexual assault policiesRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 16 | Missourian

    ... for MU faculty or staff for handling such incidents, according to previous Missourian reporting. Sen. Claire McCaskill, D-Mo., launched a national survey on Tuesday to evaluate how colleges and universities handle rape and other kinds of sexual ...

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  15. Senate Bill Aims to Replace Federal Agency With Google SearchRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 16 | CNet News

    ... the " Let Me Google That For You Act ," was introduced on April 3 by U.S. Sens. Tom Coburn, R-Okla., and Claire McCaskill, D-Mo., and U.S. Reps. Jim Bridenstine, R-Okla., and Henry Cuellar, D-Texas, according to a statement from Coburn's office. The ...

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  16. Should every agency have an IG?Read the original story

    Wednesday Apr 16 | Federal Computer Week

    ... you would have an IG that's actually hired by the person that they're supposed to be overseeing," said Sen. Claire McCaskill (D -Mo.), chairwoman of the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee's Financial and Contracting ...

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  17. The Elevator Speech OverviewRead the original story

    Mar 18, 2014 | JD Supra

    ... announced that he would be expanding overtime protections for millions of workers. In the Senate, Sen. Claire McCaskill's sexual assault bill, which forces changes in military policy but does not remove prosecution decisions from the chain of ...

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  18. McCaskill: Tech companies are the job creatorsRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 16 | Business Journal

    U.S. Sen. Claire McCaskill, D-Mo., said Tuesday that St. Louis-based entrepreneurs have more influence on lawmakers than they believe because they "are the job creators."

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  19. Super PAC ad hits Tillis on sex scandalRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 16 | News Observer

    ... fundraising. In an email to supporters, Shaw called it "the McCaskill Plan," a reference to Missouri Sen. Claire McCaskill. In 2012, some conservatives accused the McCaskill campaign of boosting Todd Akin in the GOP primary, knowing he had ...

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  20. Revamp of Pentagon's Troubled Mission to Find Missing Soldiers Looks Like Old RevampRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 16 | GantDaily.com

    ... said. Given the "stories we're being told, there definitely should be some people who are fired," Sen. Claire McCaskill, who was one of the vocal critics on the Hill, said in an interview earlier this year. Acting Under Secretary of Defense for ...

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