McCaskill questions whether secret settlements obscured extent of GM’s ignition switch problems

Tuesday, April 15, 2014
Sen. Claire McCaskill (D-Missouri). SOURCE: commerce.senate.gov

Although General Motors had known about problems with its ignition switches suddenly turning off as early as 2003, it took the company more than a decade – and…

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Spotlight: General Motors ignition switch recall

Monday, April 14, 2014
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Articles: GM CEO Mary Barra non-committal on compensating victims of defective ignition switch NHTSA accuses General Motors of concealing information linking airbag non-deployment to ignition switch defect McCaskill…

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Transcript: Sen. Claire McCaskill’s Q&A w/ Jeremiah Arbogast & Jessica Kenyon on military sexual assault, PTSD & suicides

Friday, March 14, 2014

Partial transcript of Sen. Claire McCaskill’s (D-Missouri) Q&A with Jeremiah Arbogast and Jessica Kenyon on the Department of Defense and Department of Veterans Affairs handling of post traumatic…

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Senate approves McCaskill reforms on military sexual assault

Tuesday, March 11, 2014

The Senate yesterday voted overwhelmingly to approve Sen. Claire McCaskill’s bill to strengthen prosecutions of military sexual assaults and criminalize retaliations against victims who report sex crimes.

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List of 94 Senators who voted to repeal the 1% cost of living adjustment (COLA) cut for military retirees

Tuesday, February 11, 2014

List of 94 Senators who voted to repeal Section 403 of the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2013, which would have imposed a 1% cut in the cost of living…

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List of 55 Senators who voted to extend federal emergency unemployment compensation on Feb. 6, 2014

Thursday, February 6, 2014

List of 55 Senators who voted to extend federal emergency unemployment compensation. S. 1845, the Emergency Unemployment Compensation Extension Act, failed to receive the 60 votes needed to overcome a…

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List of 55 Senators who voted to extend unemployment benefits for 3 months – Jan. 14, 2014

Thursday, January 16, 2014

List of 55 Senators who voted to extend unemployment benefits for 3 months. S. 1845 failed to receive the 60 votes needed to overcome a filibuster. 52 Democrats,…

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List of 84 Senators who voted for NDAA 2014

Monday, December 23, 2013

List of 84 Senators who voted for H.R. 3304, the National Defense Authorization Act of 2014, on Dec. 19, 2013:

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List of 64 Senators who voted for the budget compromise to avert another government shutdown in January 2014

Thursday, December 19, 2013

List of 64 Senators who voted to approve H.J. Res 59, the federal budget for fiscal year 2014. The bipartisan budget compromise would avert a government shutdown in…

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Transcript: Press briefing Q&A on the National Defense Authorization Act of 2014 – Dec. 9, 2013

Tuesday, December 10, 2013

Partial transcript of press briefing Q&A with Rep. Buck McKeon (R-California), Sen. Carl Levin (D-Michigan), and Sen. Jim Inhofe (R-Oklahoma) on the status of the National Defense Authorization…

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