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  1. 'Legitimate rape' lives on in Missouri: Rep. Rick Brattin...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Pitch

    ... Brattin isn't saying the same thing that Akin said in 2012 when he was the presumptive favorite to unseat Claire McCaskill in 2012. Akin on the campaign trail doubted whether women could actually become pregnant after being raped, saying that he ...

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  2. Father's OK needed for abortions in newly filed Missouri billRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | News Tribune

    ... of St. Louis said Brattin's bill would put women in abusive relationships at risk. Democratic U.S. Sen. Claire McCaskill, who defeated Akin for the Senate seat, said the time necessary for criminal prosecution of rape would prevent many women from ...

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  3. T.S. KerriganSEAMUS and Me: Late Birthdays in a Lost WorldRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | 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.

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  4. Missouri bill would require father's notarized consent for abortionRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | KMBC-TV

    ... of St. Louis said Brattin's bill would put women in abusive relationships at risk. Democratic U.S. Sen. Claire McCaskill, who defeated Akin for the Senate seat, said the time necessary for criminal prosecution of rape would prevent many women from ...

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  5. The road ahead for NHTSA's new chiefRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Automotive News

    ... agency approaches defects. NHTSA's resources were a major theme during last week's hearing, with U.S. Sen. Claire McCaskill, D-Mo., noting that the agency's budget for defect investigations has been "flatlined" at around $10 million per year for ...

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  6. Senate Approves Sleep Expert Mark Rosekind as New NHTSA ChiefRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Car and Driver

    ... kinds of decision-making need to come in so that you are protecting lives and preventing injuries." Sen. Claire McCaskill (D-Mo.) pleaded Rosekind to be tough and uncompromising in his role, saying that automakers "are way more afraid of a civil ...

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  7. GOP Lawmaker Revives 'Legitimate Rape' Language in Abortion DebateRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | National Journal

    ... Republicans alike, and the former representative ended up losing his competitive race to incumbent Democrat Claire McCaskill. Brattin's bill is part of a wave of antiabortion legislation introduced across the country in recent years-a trend the ...

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  8. Success!!! Jackson County Power Broker Steve Bough Confirmed as...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Tony's Kansas City

    ... long time political power broker who is friends with just about everybody from County Exec Mike Sanders, to Claire McCaskill and even a bit of unpublicized collabo with Kansas City Mayor Sly James. Despite some serious objections to his online ...

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  9. Rosekind confirmed by Senate for top NHTSA postRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Automotive News

    ... agency approaches defects. NHTSA's resources were a major theme during last week's hearing, with U.S. Sen. Claire McCaskill, D-Mo., noting that the agency's budget for defect investigations has been "flatlined" at around $10 million per year for ...

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  10. SOU's Campus Choice presented to U.S. SenateRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Ashland Daily Tidings

    ... gather information for the Campus Accountability and Safety Act (CASA), a bipartisan bill proposed by Sen. Claire McCaskill, D-Mo., and co-sponsored by 17 senators, including Sen. Jeff Merkley, D-Ore. The bill, which will go before Congress early ...

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  11. Sen. Cruz Apologizes to GOP Colleagues for Saturday SessionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | News Max

    ... With reporters trying to interview Cruz as he walked into the Senate chamber on Saturday, Democrat Sen. Claire McCaskill shouted, "Quit giving him so much attention, that's exactly what's causing the problem!" Cruz's apology was made in private and ...

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  12. Factual Feminist: Why Did So Many Fall for the U Va Gang Rape Story?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Independent Women's Forum

    ... more and more federal laws. The real hoax, writes Reynolds, was not the Rolling Stone story. It was Sens. Claire McCaskill, D-Mo., and Kirsten Gillibrand, D-N.Y., citing Rolling Stone article to support their legislative agenda and claiming, now ...

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  13. New US Senate AssignmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | RiverBender.com

    ... opriations; Commerce, Science and Transportation; and Rules and Administration. Meanwhile, Missouri Senator Claire McCaskill will be the top-ranking Democrat on the Aging Committee.

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  14. Democrats' Southern exposureRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Washington Examiner

    ... blue country, and Ferguson, Mo., a border state, but lucky enough to have to have Democrats such as Sen. Claire McCaskill and Gov. James Nixon to help justice and reason prevail. In each of these places, an unarmed black man was killed by a white ...

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  15. Webster University students protest school's reaction to sexual assault allegationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | KMOV-TV Saint Louis

    ... "I would never send my child to a university that did not have any reports of sexual assault,' said Senator Claire McCaskill. Last year, Webster University only reported one sexual assault. McCaskill's office found that many colleges across the ...

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  16. December 15, 2014 - Public Power Weekly Exclusive: GOP members of...Read the original story

    Monday Dec 15 | Public Power

    ... enough time to prepare and submit their implementation plans. Six moderate Democratic senators, including Claire McCaskill (D-Mo.) and Amy Klobuchar (D-Minn.) sent a separate letter to McCarthy on Dec. 9, voicing some of the same concerns about the ...

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  17. Roundup: Climate talks in Peru, doubts on campus sex assault data, and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Boston.com

    ... (of course!) to deal with this disaster," he writes. "Before the Rolling Stone story imploded, Sens. Claire McCaskill, D-Mo., and Kirsten Gillibrand, D-N.Y., were citing the Virginia gang rape as evidence of the problem, but now that the story has ...

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  18. Bill upping status of Missouri WWI museum advancesRead the original story

    Sunday Dec 14 | Missourian

    The U.S. Senate last week passed legislation that would designate the landmark as the nation's World War I Museum and Memorial. Both Sens. Roy Blunt and Claire McCaskill serve on the Senate Armed Services Committee and pushed for the provision in this year's annual defense bill.

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  19. Congress cuts Guard's ad budget for racingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | USA Today

    ... spent produces measurable results, especially in an environment of diminishing recruiting budgets," Sen. Claire McCaskill, D-Mo., said in a statement. McCaskill led a Senate panel that examined Guard spending on recruiting and contracting. "For too ...

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  20. Bill Co-Written By McCaskill Goes To PresidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | KRMS-AM Osage Beach

    Senator Claire McCaskill was behind the building of a bill that is close to becoming law, pending the President's signature.

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