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  1. NHTSA head deflects criticism of agency's role in GM recallsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Tire Business

    ... the history of this, that we need to improve," NHTSA Deputy Administrator David Friedman said after Sen. Claire McCaskill said the panel was "frustrated" with his repeated excuses. Ms. McCaskill said NHTSA failed to spot the defect even though ...

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  2. Congress: Agency mishandled GM recallRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | News Times

    ... Insurance on Tuesday, Sept. 16, 2014 on Capitol Hill in Washington. Photo: Lauren Victoria Burke, AP Sen. Claire McCaskill, D-Mo., questions witnesses at the Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Subcommittee on Consumer Protection, Product ...

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  3. UC task force unveils guidelines on fighting campus sexual misconductRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    ... hobbled by inadequate training and limited reporting channels, according to a national survey by U.S. Sen. Claire McCaskill (D-Mo.) released in July. A University of California survey released in March found that 6% of undergraduate respondents ...

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  4. Missouri senator blasts OU's Stoops over DGBRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | CBS Sports

    In an op-ed piece published by USA Today Wednesday, Missouri senator Claire McCaskill strongly criticized Oklahoma coach Bob Stoops for his decision to accept former Missouri wideout Dorial Green-Beckham on transfer. Green-Beckham was dismissed by Gary Pinkel and the Tigers in April in the wake of domestic violence allegations against him and other off-field issues.

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  5. Apple Promises Congress It Will Protect Users' Data During Private Hill MeetingRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Daily Caller

    ... Apple gave a similar briefing to the upper chamber, but Democratic Sens. Jay Rockefeller of New York and Claire McCaskill of Missouri did send a letter to Cook two days after the product launch asking about the recent hack of private celebrity ...

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  6. U.S. Sen. Claire McCaskill hammers Bob Stoops in op-ed for bringing...Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | NewsOK.com

    Missouri dismissed Green-Beckham last spring after he was accused of forcing his way into an apartment and shoving a woman down stairs. "I have been a fan since I was a child growing up in Columbia, and even worked in college as a tutor and recruiting hostess for the football program," McCaskill wrote.

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  7. Congress: Agency botched GM recallRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Recordpub.com

    ... clues that could have saved lives in the recall of GM small cars with faulty ignition switches. Sen. Claire McCaskill, D-Mo., chastised Friedman, saying that consumers had to take it upon themselves to point out engine stalling problems with GM ...

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  8. Auto safety regulator called 'face of failure' in GM caseRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | CBC News

    ... clues that could have saved lives in the recall of GM small cars with faulty ignition switches. Sen. Claire McCaskill, a Democrat, chastised Friedman, saying that consumers had to take it upon themselves to point out engine stalling problems with GM ...

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  9. Big day for rail - Lawmakers hit NHTSA over GM misses - American...Read the original story

    6 hrs ago | Politico

    ... of NHTSA in a 44-page report by the majority staff on the House Energy and Commerce Committee, and Sen. Claire McCaskill accused the agency of being "more interested in singing 'Kumbaya' with the manufacturers than being a cop on the beat" as she ...

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  10. Wheeler, FCC officials and more head to the Hill - More chatter than votes at the STAVRA markup?Read the original story

    6 hrs ago | Politico

    ... their pet issues than ask for an actual vote. Take the cable customer service amendment filed by Sen. Claire McCaskill - the Missouri Democrat isn't planning to offer up the suggestion at today's meeting, one industry source said, instead opting to ...

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  11. McCaskill to NFL: Let Rihanna talkRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Politico

    Sen. Claire McCaskill on Wednesday encouraged the National Football League to offer music star Rihanna the opportunity to address domestic violence before Thursday night's game between the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and the Atlanta Falcons. Appearing on MSNBC, the Missouri Democrat called for greater action from the NFL, its sponsors and the general public in addressing domestic violence, an issue highlighted by the indefinite suspension of running back Ray Rice and allegations against other players.

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  12. Will McCaskill run for governor in 2016?Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Business Journal

    U.S. Sen. Claire McCaskill, D-Mo., was asked Tuesday if she's supporting Chris Koster, the Democratic attorney general who's expected to run for governor in 2016.

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  13. Dana Milbank: Is Ferguson tragedy becoming a farce?Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Sentinel & Enterprise

    ... a Democrat -- is refusing to appoint a special prosecutor. This could also explain Democratic Sen. Claire McCaskill's statement in support of McCulloch. Proving a case of excessive force against a police officer is difficult, and I'm not in any ...

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  14. Celebrating All Things Sen. Claire McCaskillRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Tony's Kansas City

    Sen. Claire McCaskill has been making more than her share of headlines as of late so we thought we'd compile some of the recent greatest hits of this lady who had her humble beginnings down on 12th & Oak and now is one of the top powerbrokers in the nation .

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  15. Congress blasts auto safety regulatorRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Politico

    Congress delivered a stinging rebuke to the nation's auto safety regulator on Tuesday, saying the agency failed for years to spot the defects in General Motors' cars that killed at least 19 people and injured hundreds. House Republicans laid out their indictment of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration in a 44-page report by the majority staff on the House Energy and Commerce Committee, and Sen. Claire McCaskill accused the agency of being "more interested in singing 'Kumbaya' with the manufacturers than being a cop on the beat" as she blasted NHTSA for failing to take responsibility for its shortcomings.

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  16. US: federal regulators under scrutiny for GM recall roleRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | INAUTONEWS

    ... on the matter. Following a House committee report released earlier yesterday before the hearing, Senator Claire McCaskill, the chairman, questioned NHTSA's failure to see the signs of trouble and its decision not to prompt the automaker into a ...

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  17. Senators take auto agency to task over GM recallRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

    The nation's top auto regulator faced withering criticism across Capitol Hill on Tuesday, as senators went on the attack at a hearing on the agency's failure to identify a deadly defect in General Motors cars and House investigators released a scathing report on the agency's actions. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, said Sen. Claire McCaskill, D-Mo., is "more interested in singing Kumbaya with the manufacturers than being a cop on the beat."

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  18. "Militarized" Police Failed to Stop Ferguson RiotsRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Accuracy In Media

    ... for use by police agencies in law enforcement, counter-drug and counter-terrorism activities. Senator Claire McCaskill (D-MO) called and led the hearing , with Senator Rand Paul (R-KY) getting sympathetic media attention for his "Hands Up, Don't ...

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  19. Congress: Agency mishandled recallRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | The Times Bulletin

    ... clues that could have saved lives in the recall of GM small cars with faulty ignition switches. Sen. Claire McCaskill, D-Mo., chastised Friedman, saying that consumers had to take it upon themselves to point out engine stalling problems with GM ...

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  20. Report Criticizes Auto-Safety Regulator in GM Ignition CaseRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal

    ... said in a statement. "We support the role that NHTSA and Congress play in achieving that goal." Senators Claire McCaskill (D., Mo.), Dean Heller (R., Nev.) and Bill Nelson (D., Fla.) called on the White House and President Barack Obama to fill the ...

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