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  1. Bernie Sanders Responds To Attacks For Being Too Liberal To Win Democratic PrimaryRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Crooks and Liars

    Sen. Bernie Sanders responded to Claire McCaskill's shot at him for being "too liberal to win" the Democratic presidential primary race and Jake Tapper's question about why more members of Congress aren't supporting his candidacy. As Sanders rightfully noted, of course the Democratic establishment is going to support a member of their own party, but his message is resonating with their voters.

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  2. Bernie Sanders: Hillary 'Is The Candidate Of The Democratic Establishment' [VIDEO]Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Daily Caller

    Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders argued on "State of the Union" Sunday that former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton is "the candidate of the Democratic establishment" after receiving criticism from Hillaryland over his left-wing positions. Sanders hit back at comments from Sen. Claire McCaskill, a Clinton supporter, who called the self-avowed socialist "extreme" and "too liberal" for the American voting electorate.

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  3. Sanders: We're taking on the 'Democratic establishment'Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | USA Today

    ... because they do want a candidate to take on the establishment." Sanders responded to comments by Sen. Claire McCaskill, D-Mo., a Clinton backer who challenged Sanders' Democratic credentials during a recent interview on MSNBC. "I very rarely read in ...

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  4. Sublte signs that Sanders is causing panic in the establishmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Kos

    ... the values of Democrats like themselves. This prompted a sloppy pitch from Clinton surrogate Sen. Claire McCaskill and a negative ad from the O'Malley SuperPAC. There were a few odd additions to the Hillary stump speech I noticed after news trickled ...

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  5. Bernie who?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Politico

    ... antagonizing Sanders or the voters backing him - in fact, some allies were annoyed when Missouri Sen. Claire McCaskill, a Clinton supporter, attacked Sanders for his left-wing views on MSNBC last week. Among campaign fundraisers and surrogates, ...

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  6. Social Democracy Is 100% AmericanRead the original story

    Friday | Common Dreams

    As we look to the future we desire, we should never forget this fact from history... Social democracy is 100 percent American. Appearing late last week on MSNBC's Morning Joe , Senator Claire McCaskill of Missouri insisted that Democratic presidential candidate Senator Bernie Sanders of Vermont "is too liberal to gather enough votes in this country to become president."

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  7. The mainstream media's Bernie Sanders trap: Deranged Clinton...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | Salon

    ... to become president, Mark Halperin would be the first in line to red-bait him, rather than shaming Sen. Claire McCaskill, a Clinton supporter, into doing it on Morning Joe . But the rise of Sanders, alongside that of the GOP's surging star, ...

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  8. The Bernie Sanders smear campaign has begunRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | Salon

    ... success that one of Clinton's hitters was set on the ascendant candidate last Thursday, with Missouri Sen. Claire McCaskill appearing on MSNBC's "Morning Joe" to test out some new talking points to address Sanders' astounding crowds and climbing ...

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  9. Safety funding may derail some Amtrak serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | Business Journal

    ... lway track, and the railroad wants Amtrak to pony up the full cost of the upgrade - $32 million. U.S. Sens. Claire McCaskill , D-Mo., and Roy Blunt , R-Mo., are working on legislation to extend the deadline.

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

    Wednesday Jul 1 | 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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  11. The Daily & Nightly ShowsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Daily Kos

    ... not only on college campuses but also in our military. In 2014, Senator Gillibrand along with Senator Claire McCaskill (D- MO) introduced the bipartisan Campus Accountability and Safety Act (CASA), with the goal of reducing sexual violence on ...

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  12. Defend Progessive Values: DFA PetitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Daily Kos

    In response to Senator McCaskill's attack on the populist progressive values with which Bernie Sanders has been thrilling overflow crowds, Democracy for America has posted the following petition which addresses McCaskill and all the 2016 Democratic Presidential candidates: Last Thursday morning on MSNBC, Sen. Claire McCaskill tore into presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders, calling him "too extreme" to be the Democratic nominee. That's noteworthy enough.

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  13. Sanders Rises In Early Polls, Draws Criticism From Clinton SupportersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | New Hampshire Public Radio -

    ... but a recent poll showed her with just an 8-point margin over Sanders. Recently, Missouri Democratic Sen. Claire McCaskill went on a cable TV talk show to describe Sanders' economic agenda as being "extreme." "I think the media is giving Bernie a ...

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  14. NH Gop - Senator Ayotte's Record of Independent Leadership and Bipartisan Problem SolvingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | NH Insider

    ... Chairman Jennifer Horn "Policy Dealmakers: Sen. Kelly Ayotte (R-N.H.), Sen. Patty Murray (D-Was.), Sen. Claire McCaskill (D-Mo.), Sen. Debbie Stabenow (D-Mich.)." ("CQ Roll Call Releases Powerful Women: The 25 Most Influential Women in Congress," ...

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  15. Sen. McCaskill Suggests Scrapping The Clery Act, A 25-Year-Old Campus Safety LawRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Switched

    JUNE 10: Sen. Claire Mccaskill speaks during a Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee hearing on Capitol Hill June 10, 2015 in Washington, DC. Sen. Claire McCaskill last week floated the idea of scrapping the Clery Act, a two-decade-old campus safety law.

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  16. Feds Driving Blind On Car Safety Defects Data, Ignored Decade of WarningsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | The Daily Caller

    ... from $5.4 million to $9.4 million and a nearly two-year delay. "This is not about resources," said Sen. Claire McCaskill, D-Mo., at last week's hearing on the 2015 report. "This is about mismanagement. This is one of the worst audit reports I've ...

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  17. News Quiz: Are you up to speed with the top stories of June 2015?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | NutraIngredients-USA

    Do you know which senator attempted to limit military access to dietary supplements? Which herb was as effective as Tamiflu for the early treatment of 'flu? And how many retailers received a letter from Senator Claire McCaskill about brain health products? June has been a busy month, with the attempts to curb military access to supplements, omega-3s, Probiot America, and herbals dominating the headlines.

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  18. Missouri Senator McCaskill touts value of older Americans in workforceRead the original story

    Monday Jun 29 | Joplin

    McCaskill said more than 1 in 5 Missouri workers is 55 and older. The AARP says adding a worker over 50 is not that much different to a company's bottom line than adding younger workers. McCaskill said she agrees with that statement and said older ... (Read full article)

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  19. Senate message to NHTSA: Reform first, funding laterRead the original story

    Monday Jun 29 | Tire Business

    ... audit found, and guided by precedent and "gut feeling" rather than data and scientific protocol. U.S. Sen. Claire McCaskill, D-Mo.: "I'm not about to give you more money until I see meaningful progress on reforming the internal processes in this ...

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  20. Message to NHTSA: Reform first, funding laterRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 28 | Automotive News

    ... and "gut feeling" rather than data and scientific protocol. "This isn't about resources," U.S. Sen. Claire McCaskill, D-Mo., told Rosekind. "This is about blatant, incompetent mismanagement." U.S. Sen. Claire McCaskill, D-Mo.: "I'm not about to give ...

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