Claire McCaskill Newswire

Claire McCaskill Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Claire McCaskill.

Results 1 - 20 of 1,177 in Claire McCaskill

  1. Trump camp tested by 'rape' remarkRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Hill

    ... success in past election cycles at highlighting controversial comments from Republicans about rape. Sen. Claire McCaskill (D-Mo.), a former prosecutor, tweeted that Cohen was "giving Akin a run for his money," referring to the "legitimate rape" ...

    Comment?

  2. Sen. McCaskill targets sexual harassment in Missouri legislatureRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Joplin

    After taking aim at sexual assault in the military and on college campuses, Missouri's U.S. Sen. Claire McCaskill is turning her sights on a new target: Jefferson City, Mo.

    Comment?

  3. Jon Stewart Made Secret Visits To Obama White HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Daily Caller

    ... Daily Show were effectively working "in concert" with the White House on political matters. Democratic Sen. Claire McCaskill of Missouri was blunt, telling Politico that "Democrats are worried" they'll lose a key mouthpiece when Stewart retires from ...

    Comment?

  4. Ivana Trump denies accusing Donald Trump of rapeRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Politico

    ... two times that of his nearest competitor, former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush. On Monday night, Missouri Sen. Claire McCaskill weighed in on The Daily Beast story. "Most shocking part of this? Trump's lawyer thinks it's legal to rape your spouse. Giving ...

    Comment?

  5. Report: Obama , Jon Stewart Had 'Secret' Meetings at White HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | NewsBusters.org

    ... marks where Stewart has made a difference. Later in the piece, Samuelsohn eagerly quotes Democratic Senator Claire McCaskill who worries that the comedian's departure will let Republicans off the hook: "I'll tell you some Democrats are worried," ...

    Comment?

  6. Trump camp distances itself from 'you cannot rape your spouse' ...Read the original story

    13 hrs ago | Chicago Sun-Times

    ... ," Cohen continued. Many on social media pounced on Cohen's comments once the story was published, and Sen. Claire McCaskill, D-Missouri, was one of them. Most shocking part of this? Trump's lawyer thinks it's legal to rape your spouse. Giving Akin ...

    Comment?

  7. Why Elect Republicans If they're Going to Act Like Democrats?...Read the original story

    14 hrs ago | Instapundit.com

    ... against fair hearings for students. The first panel features four senators - Kirsten Gillibrand, D-N.Y.; Claire McCaskill, D-Mo.; Dean Heller, R-Nev.; and Kelly Ayotte, R-N.H. All four were original sponsors of the Campus Accountability and Safety ...

    Comment?

  8. Donald Trump's Attorney Defends Him Against Ex-Wife's Rape AllegationRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Switched

    ... [as] a criminal matter, and not in its literal sense, though there's many literal senses to the word." Sen. Claire McCaskill (D-Mo.), who has been outspoken against sexual assault in the military and on college campuses, quickly weighed in on ...

    Comment?

  9. Senate Plans One-Sided Sexual Assault PanelRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Daily Caller

    ... on the topic of "Combating Campus Sexual Assault." The first panel consists entirely of four U.S. Sens.: Claire McCaskill of Missouri, Dean Heller of Nevada, Kelly Ayotte of New Hampshire, and Kirsten Gillibrand of New York. The four senators are ...

    Comment?

  10. Donald Trump's lawyer goes nuts on reporters for writing...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... an assertion that there is no such thing as a man raping his wife, a comment that drew the ire of US Sen. Claire McCaskill (D-Missouri): Most shocking part of this? Trump's lawyer thinks it's legal to rape your spouse. Giving Akin a run for his ...

    Comment?

  11. Memory supplements with data to back claims should be acknowledged,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NutraIngredients-USA

    Thomas Shea, PhD, the academic driving force behind the development of Perceptiv, a memory support dietary supplement, said he was pained to see memory support products tarred with a broad brush via recent statements made by Sen. Claire McCaskill. While some products deserve the Senator's ire, that shouldn't cast aspersions on those products which really do have solid science connected to their formulations, he said.

    Comment?

  12. Senate to hold one-sided hearing on campus sexual assaultRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Washington Examiner

    ... against fair hearings for students. The first panel features four senators - Kirsten Gillibrand, D-N.Y.; Claire McCaskill, D-Mo.; Dean Heller, R-Nev.; and Kelly Ayotte, R-N.H. All four were original sponsors of the Campus Accountability and Safety ...

    Comment?

  13. A Bipartisan Plan to Make Washington Less FireproofRead the original story

    Monday | Independent Women's Forum

    ... practices." But the argument made by Sen. Kelly Ayotte (R-N.H.), when she introduced the bill with Sen. Claire McCaskill (D-Mo.), found more support. "It's outrageous," Ayotte said, "that VA employees who deliberately manipulated wait lists received ...

    Comment?

  14. Missouri legislator accused by interns submits resignationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | KHQA-TV Quincy

    ... rtment and sent her inappropriate texts in 2010. Missouri's two top Democrats, Gov. Jay Nixon and U.S. Sen. Claire McCaskill, said Thursday that the allegations called into question LeVota's ability to serve.

    Comment?

  15. MO Senator Accused Of Harassing Interns ResignsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | KIXQ-FM Joplin

    ... ously had said he had no plans to resign. Missouri's two top Democrats, Governor Jay Nixon and U.S. Senator Claire McCaskill, said Thursday (7/23) that the allegations called into question LeVota's ability to serve.

    Comment?

  16. Missouri Democrat accused of harassment by interns submits resignationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | Chicago Tribune

    ... that she described as "sexual in nature" and invited her to his Jefferson City duplex. Missouri's U.S. Sen. Claire McCaskill and Gov. Jay Nixon - both Democrats - issued statements Thursday saying the allegations called into question LeVota's ...

    Comment?

  17. Embattled MO Sen. Paul LeVota quits in midst of intern sexting scandalRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 | KCTV5

    ... career after he faced harsh criticism from fellow Democrats including Gov. Jay Nixon and U.S. Sen. Claire McCaskill. In her statement, McCaskill had noted that former House intern Taylor Hirth had provided text messages to back up her claims. "This ...

    Comment?

  18. Ted Cruz torches Mitch McConnell's character - and yet he ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | Salon

    ... of Donald J. Trump. Part of Cruz's strategy over the past couple of weeks has been, in the words of Sen. Claire McCaskill, "following Trump around like a lost puppy, hoping to get his leftovers when he finally flames out." Now that we know Cruz is ...

    Comment?

  19. McCaskill weighs in on Missouri senatora s alleged harassmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | DigitalBURG

    Missouri's Democratic U.S. Sen. Claire McCaskill said Thursday that a state senator from her own party needs to "seriously consider" whether he can continue to serve following allegations that he made unwanted sexual advances toward interns. McCaskill's statement came after state Sen. Paul LeVota, who has denied any inappropriate behavior, reiterated that he has no plans to resign following a similar statement by the state's other top Democrat.

    Comment?

  20. Consumer groups warn that N.C. hotels might be advertising deceptive ratesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | Business Journal

    ... Cole says. The calls for increased scrutiny of resort fees in North Carolina came just days after U.S. Sen. Claire McCaskill (D-Missouri), sent a letter to the Federal Trade Commission , asking the agency to examine how hotels across the country are ...

    Comment?