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She was a tiger on the Senate floor today --see this May 20th C-Span coverage ( fast forward to 03:33:24 ) and the May 19th C-Span here: ( fast forward to 13:03 ). The May 20th ...
by e2247
Comment Count 29 comments on Wed May 20, 2015 at 06:50 PM PDT with 40 Recommends
The separate Cloture votes will apply to S.AMDT.1221 and to H.R.1314 (H.R.1314, the legislative vehicle for Trade Promotion Authority (H.R.1314 will be the legislative vehicle; related are S.
by e2247
Comment Count 6 comments on Tue May 19, 2015 at 07:04 PM PDT with 11 Recommends
"This is about perception, it's not about reality."
by RickShadey
Comment Count 8 comments on Thu Nov 13, 2014 at 10:21 AM PST with 0 Recommends
The feverish symptoms of bipartisanship are alive and well among red state Democratic Senators even after the shellacking handed to them by voters (and non-voters) on November 4th. Take the words of ...
by ndaWilderness
Comment Count 12 comments on Tue Nov 11, 2014 at 04:21 PM PST with 9 Recommends
Dramatic reform to the military justice system must be measured against the yardstick of protecting victims and boosting prosecutions. Over the past several days, there’s been an effort to make ...
by Claire McCaskill
Comment Count 55 comments on Fri Feb 14, 2014 at 08:42 AM PST with 27 Recommends
Here is a perfect example of Democrats in the Senate not finding agreement on a pretty simple issue. Some of you may already know that Senator Kristen E. Gillibrand, Democrat of New York, has ...
by angelajean
Comment Count 36 comments on Sun Nov 03, 2013 at 07:40 AM PST with 55 Recommends
Responding to growing reports of sexual abuse and harassment within the United States military, U.S. Senator Mark Udall (D-CO) announced today he will take a leading role by working on both sides of ...
by njcronk
Comment Count 2 comments on Mon May 20, 2013 at 03:56 PM PDT with 4 Recommends
The White House issued a National Defense Authorization Act signing statement , which circumvents whistleblower protection provisions for 12 million government contractors--yet another blot on Obama'...
by Jesselyn Radack
Comment Count 40 comments on Mon Jan 07, 2013 at 06:28 AM PST with 60 Recommends
Senator Elect Heitkamp Owes Debt of Gratitude to Native American Voters in North Dakota By “Scarlet Raven” A razor thin margin separates Democrat Heidi Heitkamp and GOP Congressman Rick "...
by scarletraven
Comment Count 10 comments on Wed Nov 07, 2012 at 11:57 AM PST with 30 Recommends
Joe Donnelly (D) - 49.9% Richard Mourdock (Redef. Rape) - 44.4% Claire McCaskill (D) - 54.2% Todd Akin (Redef. Rape) - 39.7% Suzan delBene (D) - 53.6% * John Koster (Redef. Rape) - 46.4% * (*47.7% ...
by Oliver Tiger
Comment Count 9 comments on Tue Nov 06, 2012 at 11:09 PM PST with 13 Recommends
Our final Missouri poll finds Claire McCaskill leading Todd Akin 48-44 with Libertarian Jonathan Dine at 6% — PublicPolicyPolling (@ppppolls) November 4, 2012 Our final Missouri Gubernatorial ...
by natedogg265
Comment Count 28 comments on Sun Nov 04, 2012 at 07:29 AM PST with 12 Recommends
The Todd Akin/Claire McCaskill race in Missouri is turning out to be "a referendum on abortion". Akin is closing the gap with a late influx of money from "conservative" groups. http://www....
by akmk
Comment Count 16 comments on Fri Nov 02, 2012 at 10:44 AM PDT with 8 Recommends
Senator Claire McCaskill had suspended campaigning for several days last week because her mother, Betty Anne McCaskill was hospitalized. My thoughts and prayers go out to the McCaskill family.
by cyncynical
Comment Count 24 comments on Mon Oct 29, 2012 at 03:42 PM PDT with 39 Recommends
I'm knocking on doors for Claire McCaskill's GOTV effort, in suburban St. Louis [an impressively well-organized and energetic effort, I must say], and here are some things I'm noticing as I walk/...
by gloriasb
Comment Count 34 comments on Sat Oct 27, 2012 at 09:01 AM PDT with 109 Recommends
Just wanted to pass along a link to the live debate going on now between Claire McCaskill and Todd Akin. So far, Claire is scoring serious points on education, energy and the role of the federal ...
by Dem Beans
Comment Count 21 comments on Thu Oct 18, 2012 at 05:35 PM PDT with 34 Recommends
I hang signs, put stickers on the car. My Obama magnets are on the front door and the fridge. I did some cold calls for my County Democratic committee during the 2008 election, and talk a good game ...
by showmeblue2012
Comment Count 14 comments on Mon Oct 15, 2012 at 08:08 PM PDT with 45 Recommends
Today Claire McCaskill released three new ads that will hand ass-clown Akin his clownish ass. See for yourself... "I've never voted for Claire McCaskill, but because of Todd Akin, I will now," ...
by durrati
Comment Count 89 comments on Wed Oct 10, 2012 at 05:33 PM PDT with 283 Recommends
This might be the nail in his Senatorial coffin: Todd Akin has very conveniently forgotten to report almost $130,000 in Missouri legislative pension income over the past 10 years in his ...
by bluestatedon
Comment Count 23 comments on Fri Oct 05, 2012 at 10:21 AM PDT with 32 Recommends
We have Senator Claire McCaskill who is a blue tinged Democrat, facing off with a certifiable lunatic Todd Akin. The legitimate rape and and criticism of a strong female opponent of not being ...
by WTFurious
Comment Count 12 comments on Fri Sep 28, 2012 at 08:36 PM PDT with 6 Recommends
I would like to donate $250 to a Democratic candidate for the U.S. Senate, but I'm having a difficult time picking one. There are so many great candidates to select from, and I want to select the ...
by anthonyLA
Comment Count 7 comments on Tue Sep 18, 2012 at 12:11 PM PDT with 1 Recommend