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  1. Go to Hell: Madeleine Albright Offers Dire Threat To Women Who Don't Vote For HillaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | RedState

    ... the f-bomb dropped on them and their kids at campaign events so there's that.) You know, it reminds of Sen. Claire McCaskill who said that young female voters are basically too dumb or uneducated or worldly to know that they ought to be worshiping ...

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  2. Missouri World War II vet has mustard gas exposure claims denied by VARead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | NewsOK.com

    ... d file a new claim in November, but they say they feel they are again being stonewalled by the VA. Now Sen. Claire McCaskill is pressuring the Pentagon and the VA to

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  3. As Debt Plan Faces House Vote, Compromise Brews Behind the ScenesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2011 | Time

    ... to try to find a way to merge Boehner's bill with his own competing version in the Senate. As Senator Claire McCaskill, a Missouri Democrat, noted on Thursday, the two aren't so far apart . To close that gap, Democrats are proposing to immediately ...

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  4. Senator Presses VA On Failure To Help Vets Exposed To Mustard GasRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | National Public Radio

    Sen. Claire McCaskill, D-Mo., had strong words for Department of Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert McDonald on Thursday regarding the VA's failure to compensate thousands of World War II veterans who were exposed to mustard gas. McCaskill has been requesting information from the agency ever since NPR reported the VA's mishandling of disability benefits for the veterans, some of whom are now in their late 80s and early 90s, and still waiting.

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  5. Army And Marine Chiefs: Women Should Be Required To Register For Draft Just Like MenRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Outside the Beltway

    ... military. The generals, both infantry officers, offered their opinions in response to a question from Sen. Claire McCaskill (D-Mo.), who said that she also is in favor of the change. "Senator, I think that all eligible and qualified men and women ...

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  6. Feds Drop the Ball on Superfund SiteRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | News Max

    ... has demonstrated that voices of the community around West Lake Landfill are being heard," Democratic Sen. Claire McCaskill of Missouri proclaimed. Missouri Reps. William Lacy Clay and Ann Wagner have introduced companion legislation in the House - ...

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  7. NEWSFLASH: U.S. Military Generals Push for Women's Inclusion in the DraftRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Ms. Magazine

    ... who's physically qualified should register for the draft," said Neller in response to a question from Sen. Claire McCaskill (D-Mo.), who agrees with the proposed change. Added Milley, "I think that all eligible and qualified men and women should ...

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  8. Why gender should no longer be an issue in the military draftRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Deseret News

    ... the 1981 Supreme Court decision that said women would not have to register for the draft. It quoted Sen. Claire McCaskill (D-Mo.), who asked the question during the hearing. "Justice (William) Rehnquist wrote, 'The existence of combat restrictions ...

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  9. Military Leaders: Register Women for DraftRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | KCEN

    ... to register. The comments drew support from some Democratic lawmakers - "I agree with you," said Sen. Claire McCaskill, D-Mo. - but concerned looks from Republicans on the Senate Armed Services Committee, who spent most of the hearing criticizing ...

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  10. Newton County sees opioid abuse leading to more heroin useRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 4 | Washington Times

    ... arrests, and a methadone clinic in Joplin that treats heroin users has seen an uptick in clients. U.S. Sen. Claire McCaskill, D-Mo., recently held a hearing in Jefferson City in an effort to bring attention to the increasing use of opioids and ...

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  11. Sanders: I'm the most electableRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | The Hill

    ... she echoed an attack line used by her surrogates across the country, including sitting senators such as Claire McCaskill of Missouri, who have said that electing Sanders would make life near impossible for down-ticket Democrats because Republicans ...

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  12. Bill for prescription drug monitoring program passes committeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | KMIZ

    ... to submit information into a database within seven days of filling a prescription. Last week, U.S. Sen. Claire McCaskill, (D)-MO, held a field hearing in Jefferson City to highlight the opioid epidemic. "We're the outlier here," McCaskill said. ...

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  13. OPM hack looms over Cobert confirmation hearingRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 4 | Federal Computer Week

    ... in a hurried procurement process to shore up the agency's security in the wake of the OPM breach. Sen. Claire McCaskill (D-Mo.) noted that "corners may have needed to be cut" in the rush to patch agency systems after the breach, but she told Cobert ...

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  14. McCaskill targets 'deceptive' hotel feesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Kansas City Nursing News

    ... lawmaker wants to make sure unexpected fees added to quoted hotel prices do not ruin the trip. Sen. Claire McCaskill has been collecting stories from her constituents about hotels and resorts that slap non-optional fees on their final bills, charges ...

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  15. Carter urges Congress to reconsider draft registrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... who's physically qualified should register for the draft," Neller said in response to a question from Sen. Claire McCaskill, D-Mo. The top officers' comments came after Carter decided last year to open all combat positions to women, including elite ...

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  16. A ReminderRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 4 | PoliPundit

    Marco Rubio is co-sponsoring ultra-liberal Democrat Senator Claire McCaskill's awful misandrist bill , which would force all American colleges to strip away accused "rapists'" due process rights, preventing them from testifying, and deciding guilt based on a mere "preponderance of the evidence."

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  17. Clinton Aides Warn Of Electoral Havoc With Bernie At The HelmRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | The Huffington Post

    ... Republicans won't touch him because they can't wait to run an ad with a hammer and sickle," warned Sen. Claire McCaskill (D-Mo.) . Fallon did not echo those concerns, and didn't even concede that McCaskill or Nixon had been speaking on behalf of the ...

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  18. St. Louis Post-Dispatch Tony Messenger columnRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | NewsOK.com

    ... of rise much higher than the national average. In a hearing held in Jefferson City last month, U.S. Sen. Claire McCaskill, D-Mo., brought attention to the issue, noting that Missouri has the highest rate of opioid use in the Midwest. For years, Sen. ...

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  19. Women should be allowed in military draft, say top officialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Christian Science Monitor

    ... that women should be required to register for a military draft. The comments came in response to Sen. Claire McCaskill (D) of Missouri, who asked a question concerning the possible change. Navy Secretary Ray Mabus and Acting Army Secretary Patrick ...

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  20. Top generals: Women should register for the draftRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | World Magazine

    The top generals of both the Army and the Marine Corps testified Tuesday that women should be required to register with Selective Service now that the Pentagon has lifted all exemptions for women from direct ground combat positions. In response to a question from Sen. Claire McCaskill, D-Mo., Marine Corps commandant Gen.

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