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  1. McCaskill bill targets telemarketing scammersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2015 | Washington Examiner

    The legislation from Claire McCaskill would increase fines on illegal telemarketers, raising the maximum fine from $16,000 to $25,000. Sen. Claire McCaskill introduced legislation Tuesday aimed at penalizing unwanted phone calls, an effort to target telemarketers who attempt to scam seniors.


  2. a How telemarketers get around the "Do Not Call" listRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2015 | CBS News

    ... on behalf of all their customers, but most carriers haven't implemented it. Missouri Democratic Sen. Claire McCaskill predicted, "If they [phone companies] came out with an ad, 'We're going to block robocalls,' I mean, I don't think they could ...


  3. The Feds Want to 'Reform' Fraud-Riddled ObamaPhone - By Expanding It to the InternetRead the original story

    May 1, 2012 | Intellectual Conservative Politics and Philosophy

    ... of eight on my income a [but] it was easy for me to get not one phone, but three." (Democrat) Senator Claire McCaskill a - a millionaire many times over - could apply for a free cell phone, complete with monthly service, paid for by the federal ...


  4. New study shows veterans content with VA hospital careRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2015 | KMIZ

    An annual event in Columbia hosted by the Truman VA drew almost 500 people to learn about veteran benefits and attend a car show. A recent survey released by Senator Claire McCaskill surveyed about 400 veterans and asked them how they felt about the service and care they get at VA hospitals in the Boone County area.


  5. We Just Don't KnowRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2015 | Daily Kos

    ... of the signers. And the Senate panel that called Dr. Oz before them to testify was headed by Senator Claire McCaskill (D - MO). Ms. McCaskill had previously accepted over $146,000 in campaign contributions from a major pharmaceutical company and ...


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

    Jun 5, 2015 | 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.


  7. Here's An Inside Look At How Poorly Colleges Are Treating Sexual Assault CasesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2015 | MTV

    ... court. In an interview with WNYC's "The Takeaway," Toboni said she later discussed hearing with Senator Claire McCaskill and Senator Kirsten Gillibrand , who are working to forward the Campus Accountability and Safety Act . "[Senator McCaskill and ...


  8. Sexual assault victims speak out against shocking number of campus...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2015 | Daily Mail

    ... that have left female students 'afraid' to report attacks She and her team also interviewed Senator Claire McCaskill of Missouri and Senator Kirsten Gillibrand of New York about campus cover-ups Rape and sexual assault on college campuses is an ...


  9. What You Need to Know About Sexual Assaults on CampusRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2015 | Teen Vogue

    ... this, plus why some of them may even cover up what's really going on. Interviewed in the report is Senator Claire McCaskill of Missouri, a former sex crimes prosecutor who recently conducted a nation-wide survey to assess how colleges report, ...


  10. Sex assault bill gets Senate hearing - Testing rift intensifies -...Read the original story

    Jun 5, 2015 | Politico

    ... needed 60 votes to advance the bill independently to the president's desk. She and fellow Democratic Sen. Claire McCaskill are making progress: They already have 32 co-sponsors, including a dozen Republicans, among them Republican Sen. Marco Rubio. ...


  11. Names and facesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2015 | NWAonline

    ... a plot point. The fantasy controversy reached the actual government. "OA, I'm done Game of Thrones," Sen. Claire McCaskill, D-Mo., tweeted last month. "Gratuitous rape scene disgusting and unacceptable. It was a rocky ride that just ended." The ...


  12. A 'rape glut' on TV: How viewers can respondRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2015 | Christian Science Monitor

    ... rapes on recent episodes of "Outlander" (Starz) and "Game of Thrones" (HBO). Another sign of outrage: Sen. Claire McCaskill of Missouri vowed she would no longer watch "Game of Thrones," tweeting this comment: "Cumulative effect [of] violence & ...


  13. Thrones' creator defends controversial rape storylinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2015 |

    ... point. The fantasy controversy reached the actual U.S. government. "OK, I'm done Game of Thrones," Sen. Claire McCaskill, D-Mo., tweeted last month after Sansa Stark was raped by new husband Ramsay Bolton. "Gratuitous rape scene disgusting and ...


  14. Sen. McCaskill discusses VA system, healthcareRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2015 | KFVS12

    Sen. Claire McCaskill shared her thoughts on the VA system, USPS distribution centers, healthcare, and the 2016 presidential race Wednesday with Heartland News. Watch the full interview in the video player above.


  15. Congressman Cleaver Attends White House Presidential Medal of Honor Ceremony for Henry JohnsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2015 | Lee's Summit Tribune

    Congressman Emanuel Cleaver, II joined President Barack Obama, Senator Claire McCaskill , Senator Charles Schumer , and Congressman Blaine Luetkemeyer at the White House on Tuesday to posthumously award the Presidential Medal of Honor to Army Private Henry Johnson and Army Sergeant William Shemin. Three World War I Centennial Commissioners were also present: Col.


  16. Senators Exclude Statistics At Premiere Of Campus Assault DocumentaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2015 | The Daily Caller

    The premiere event for Vice News' campus rape minidocumentary brought Democratic Sens. Claire McCaskill and Kirsten Gillibrand to George Washington University on a stormy Monday Night, yet notably failed to provide the statistics for the issue and did not mention the creator of a rape protest movement the event celebrated but whose story of sexual assault is now doubted. Neither the documentary itself nor McCaskill and Gillibrand presented a hard number on the rate for sexual assault on campus - and it wasn't due to no one asking.


  17. TV using rape for ratings?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2015 | Fox News

    ... rape scenes, none of which are in the original books by George RR Martin on which the series is based. Sen. Claire McCaskill (D-Mo.) said the violence against women had gotten too much, and she quit watching the series on May 18, tweeting: ...


  18. TV & rape: too far or not far enough?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2015 |

    ... and some thoroughly unnecessary nakedness - would be stopped at this. Yet, no less a figure than U.S. Sen. Claire McCaskill tweeted after the May 17 episode that she was "done" with the show, because of the "gratuitous rape scene," which she called ...


  19. Old Politics Has a Hold on Immigration Reform, Perhaps PermanentlyRead the original story

    Jun 1, 2015 | Law Firm Newswire

    ... that the stream of undocumented workers must be stopped. Rubio's about-face angered many, including Den. Claire McCaskill (Dem-Missouri) who compared his abrupt change of heart to the folding of a cheap shotgun. Such rhetoric about stopping ...


  20. Senator asks CMS to probe suspected Medicaid Advantage fraudRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2015 |

    A prominent U.S. senator is asking the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services to investigate Medicare Advantage plans that may have inflated their risk scores to receive higher reimbursements. In her letter to CMS Acting Administrator Andy Slavitt, Sen. Claire McCaskill expressed concern that the practice has been going on for years.