Tag: McCaskill

NEWSMAKER — The Capitol Conversation: Senator Claire McCaskill shares NAFTA concerns

| December 13, 2017

Senator Claire McCaskill met with U.S. Trade Ambassador Robert Lighthizer and expressed her concerns about alleged sabre-rattling by Trump administration officials.

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Senator claims biodiesel market unfairly skewed against domestic producers

| November 9, 2017

A U.S. senator claims that hundreds of millions of gallons of Argentinian and Indonesian biodiesel were being unfairly dumped into U.S. markets.

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McCaskill continues Town Hall tour of Missouri, appears Tuesday in Independence

| October 10, 2017

Senator McCaskill will appear at her 44th town hall of 2017 in Independence. She will be at the Truman Memorial Building at 10:00 a.m. Tuesday.

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U.S. Senator from Missouri declines support for medicare expansion bill

| September 13, 2017

A statement from McCaskill’s office indicated support of the measure would be irresponsible since it is currently driving the most debt.

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NEWSMAKER — The Capitol Connection: Senator Claire McCaskill commends Trump for signing agroterrorism legislation, blasts “backroom deals” on healthcare

| July 26, 2017

Agroterrorism is a major concern for the Democrat from Missouri, as is healthcare. KMZU’s Brian Lock caught up with Senator McCaskill to get her thoughts on happenings across government and how they’re affecting Missourians.

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Senator McCaskill tours Missouri with town hall series

| April 12, 2017

The Senator will hold eight town hall events across Missouri this week.

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Senators on either side of travel ban issue

| January 30, 2017

Missouri Senators have commented on President Trump’s most recent executive order. Roy Blunt said the president is following through with a promise made to voters.  While Blunt does not support a ban on Muslims, he says he supports increased vetting for those applying to travel from countries with extensive terrorist ties or activity. Senator Claire […]

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McCaskill seeks answers on administration efforts to monitor opioid prescribers

| August 8, 2016

The language McCaskill successfully added would allow local governments in Missouri with PMDPs to apply for a new Department of Health and Human Services grant to establish, maintain, or improve their local PDMPs.

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McCaskill and Blunt team up to bring Delta Queen back to Mississippi River

| June 29, 2016

The Senators’ legislation would reinstate a decades-long exemption to allow the boat to operate from its new home port of Kimmswick, in Jefferson County.

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