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  1. 10 steps to todaya s Senate vote-a-ramaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Fresno Bee

    ... Late Wednesday evening, nearly 970 measures were listed on the Senate's amendment tracking system. Sen. Claire McCaskill, D-Mo., considers the "vote-a-rama" "dumb" because "We'll stay up all night voting on amendments that don't have the force of ...

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  2. The Daily Show Debunks Right-Wing Media's Favorite Myths On Campus Sexual AssaultRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Media Matters for America

    ... are actually kicked out. The numbers are astonishingly low." A national survey conducted for Sen. Claire McCaskill (D-MO) supports Dick's assertion, finding that many colleges and universities "afford certain due process elements more frequently to ...

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  3. McCaskill Wants More Alzheimer's Funding, VideoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Kansas City InfoZine

    After report estimates future Alzheimer's care costs to hit over $1 trillion, Senator calls for increased investments in research funding and resources. Washington DC - infoZine - Pointing to a report issued earlier this week that costs associated with Alzheimer's care could reach $1.1 trillion by 2050, U.S. Senator Claire McCaskill Wednesday said additional investments in research funding are necessary to combat the disease.

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  4. Mayo researcher appeals for increased Alzheimer's fundingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Star Tribune

    ... that the country will miss "a real chance to make progress" if the proposed NIH cuts stand. And Sen. Claire McCaskill, the ranking minority member of the special committee, urged advocates for Alzheimer's victims and their families "to hold ...

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  5. Obama backs Medicare deal, pressuring SenateRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Hill

    ... as possible." There were some signs on Wednesday that resistance among Senate Democrats was softening. Sen. Claire McCaskill (Mo.), for example, offered support for the first time. But some holdouts, such as Sen. Chris Murphy (D-Conn.), remain. They ...

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  6. Senate Democrats Thaw On 'Doc-Fix' Deal After Abortion TweakRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | National Journal

    ... have expanded the ban, known as the Hyde Amendment, and that legislation has stalled over the fight. Sen. Claire McCaskill of Missouri, another staunch pro-choice Democrat, was emphatic in her endorsement of the deal, saying she had no qualms about ...

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  7. Fraternities Consider Lobbying Congress To Thwart College Rape InvestigationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Switched

    ... of sexual assault cases and a bipartisan group of senators led by Sens. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-N.Y.) and Claire McCaskill (D-Mo.) is pushing for stricter rules on what colleges must do to address campus rape. During last month's conference call, ...

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  8. DISH controversy dredges up raft of incentive auction concernsRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 24 | SNL Financial

    ... a statement, he cited a "bipartisan chorus" of Congress members including Sens. Kelly Ayotte, R-N.H., and Claire McCaskill, D-Mo., voicing concern that DISH's strategy is indicative of what Pai called "anticompetitive arbitrage and corporate ...

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  9. Huffpost Hill - Ted Cruz Signs Up For Obamacare, Reportedly Still AliveRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Switched

    ... HILL for Tuesday, March 24th, 2015 : LAWMAKERS ODDLY OK WITH ISRAELI SPYING - So that's why we keep seeing Claire McCaskill taping those manilla envelopes to the underside of a bench in Kalorama Park. Sam Stein and Jessica Schulberg: "A report from ...

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  10. Dem senators warn Obamacare rule 'particularly harmful and disruptive'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Washington Examiner

    ... Burwell. The letter was signed by Democrats Heidi Heitkamp (N.D.), Jon Tester (Mont.), Joe Machin (W. Va.), Claire McCaskill (Mo.), Chris Coons (Del.), Joe Donnelly (Ind.). Maine's Angus King, an independent who caucuses with the Democrats, also ...

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  11. Conversation about U.Va sex assaults evolves over the yearRead the original story

    Monday Mar 23 | Washington Times

    ... by the American Association of Universities and 27 other universities agree to participate. Sen. Claire McCaskill releases survey results showing that many colleges had not conducted a single investigation of sexual assault in the past five years. ...

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  12. Ted Cruz Ignites 2016 Race to the Bottom on Abortion and Women's HealthRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | US News & World Report

    ... particularly in opposing embryonic stem cell research and abortion rights." Akin lost the Senate battle to Claire McCaskill, but he won the larger war by Republicans adopting his position and lowering the anti-choice bar to rock bottom. He reframed ...

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  13. Blunt pledges continued support for Fort and for Leonard Wood InstituteRead the original story

    Jan 19, 2011 | Pulaski County Daily

    ... in Congress has pledged to stop. Earmark opposition isn't limited to Republicans; Democratic Sen. Claire McCaskill ran an aggressive campaign against earmarks. LWI has also been assailed by some budget cutters as pork-barrel spending; in 2006, U.S. ... 1 comment

  14. EDITORIAL: Why Homeland Security is a sad place to workRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 22 | Washington Times

    ... even infuriating, place to work." Now even Congress has noticed. The Washington Post reports that Sen. Claire McCaskill of Missouri, a Democrat, last week wrote to ask Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson to account for how the study money was ...

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  15. Conversation about campus sex assaults evolves over the yearRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 22 | Washington Times

    ... by the American Association of Universities and 27 other universities agree to participate. Sen. Claire McCaskill releases survey results showing that many colleges had not conducted a single investigation of sexual assault in the past five years. ...

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  16. Is Commerce's Technical Information Service a Dinosaur in the Internet Age?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | Government Executive

    ... problematic - or even obsolete, in the view of two senators. On Thursday, Sens. Kelly Ayotte, R-N.H., and Claire McCaskill, D-Mo., reintroduced a bill from the previous Congress that would "abolish" NTIS, calling it an "outdated agency that has lost ...

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  17. Brzezinski to Give Away $10K if You 'Know Your Value'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | NBC Philadelphia

    ... Value" nationwide tour, which will feature guest speakers including Sens. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) and Claire McCaskill (D-Mo.) at five conferences across the U.S. The tour begins April 10 in Philadelphia before stops in Washington, D.C. (May 15), ...

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  18. This Wall Street Journal Report Could Help Perpetuate The Myth Of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | Media Matters for America

    ... Often Favored By Colleges And Not Held Accountable. According to a national survey conducted for Sen. Claire McCaskill (D-MO), colleges not only routinely fail to investigate sexual assault allegations, but when they do, some institutions actually ...

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  19. Cornyn Offers Plan on Abortion Dispute in Trafficking BillRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | News Max

    ... special fund that would bar spending on abortion. "We definitely don't have a deal," said Missouri Democrat Claire McCaskill. "I'm trying to work with some people on a proposal we think might work."

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  20. Cornyn Offers Proposal on Abortion Dispute in Human-Trafficking BillRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | Bloomberg

    ... his party about the Texas Republican's proposal. "We definitely don't have a deal," said Missouri Democrat Claire McCaskill. "I'm trying to work with some people on a proposal we think might work." The standoff over the trafficking measure has ...

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