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Entries Tagged as 'Senator McCaskill'

Picture of the Day: Claire Bear Attacks “The Donald”

July 28th, 2015 · No Comments

Most shocking part of this? Trump’s lawyer thinks it’s legal to rape your spouse. Giving Akin a run for his money. http://t.co/eB9h2KjiFc — Claire McCaskill (@clairecmc) July 28, 2015   Senator Claire McCaskill, who once said she “wouldn’t want to be alone in an elevator” with Hillary Clinton, is now obviously full in with Clinton […]

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Was Claire Lying Then or Now?

November 15th, 2012 · No Comments

A September Rasmussen poll had “moderate” Sen.  McCaskill ahead of  Todd Akin by 10 percentage points — 48%-38%. This was Claire’s reaction then: “Rasmussen’s poll made me laugh out loud … If anyone believes that, I just turned 29. Sneaky stuff.” Here’s the tune she’s now singing after the election: The Hill: Sen. Claire McCaskill […]

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WSJ On The Economy: “Team Obama Claims These Woeful Results Were The Best That Could Have Been Expected”‏

September 28th, 2012 · No Comments

The Wall Street Journal has a must-read editorial today on the failures of President Obama’s economic policies. The editorial opens by noting an exchange where former President Bill Clinton, making the case for Obama, is lecturing CBS’ Bob Schieffer that “I don’t know a single serious economist who believes that as much [economic] damage as […]

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NYT Reports Insurance Coverage “May Be Unaffordable For Millions”

August 14th, 2012 · No Comments

McCaskill: Obamacare “Will Bring Down The Deficit And Bring Down Health Care Costs” Yesterday, The New York Times reported, “The new health care law is known as the Affordable Care Act. But Democrats in Congress and advocates for low-income people say coverage may be unaffordable for millions of Americans because of a cramped reading of […]

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Poll: 21% of Romney Voters Plan on Voting for Nixon

August 13th, 2012 · No Comments

“We’re going to make a prediction here. If Dave Spence is the Republican nominee for governor, his race against Nixon in the fall will make Nixon’s race against Kenny Hulshof in 2008 look like a nail biter.” (8/2/12) KSDK.com: If the race for U.S. Senate were held today in Missouri, Todd Akin would win over […]

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Crossroads GPS Video: “People Over Government”

August 9th, 2012 · No Comments

The Karl Rove led Crossroads GPS super PAC has a new ad out against Claire McCaskill. The ad buy started yesterday and will run through August 14 on broadcast and cable networks in Missouri.  “Claire McCaskill has a long history of voting for tax hikes on Missouri small businesses and families […]

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McCaskill: Obamacare “Will Bring Down The Deficit And Bring Down Health Care Costs”

July 27th, 2012 · No Comments

When Obamacare was passed, Claire and the Democrats promised that healthcare costs would go down: McCaskill: “We Passed A Bill That I Think Over The Long Haul, That I Think Will Bring Down The Deficit And Bring Down Health Care Costs.” “McCaskill Said The [Health Care] Bill Is Not Perfect But Will ‘Vastly Improve The […]

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Former FEC Chair: “DISCLOSE ACT Attempts To Scare And Regulate People Into Remaining Silent”

July 16th, 2012 · No Comments

With Americans facing the largest tax hike in U.S. history and the Pentagon facing defense cuts the Secretary of Defense says would be “devastating,” with not a single appropriations bill passed in the Senate and with more than 3 years without a budget, Senate Democrats are of course ignoring all of these things today and […]

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SHOT/CHASER: Claire McCaskill’s Vote for Job-Killing Regulations on Coal

June 22nd, 2012 · No Comments

SHOT… Yesterday, Claire McCaskill voted in favor of severe, job-killing regulations on the coal industry.  (“McConnell, R-Ky., motion to proceed to the joint resolution that would nullify the EPA rule regarding the establishment of Mercury and Air Toxics Standards for utilities.” S. J. Res. 37, CQ Vote #139: Motion Rejected 46-53: R 41-5; D 5-46; […]

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Video: McCaskill Tells Bold Face Lie: “Senate Passed a Bill Last Fall…Last August”

June 21st, 2012 · No Comments

Hat tip: wtadmorningmeeting

Related: Quincy journal: McCaskill stands by statement that Senate has passed a budget Video: McCaskill: “You don’t trust me?”

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