Claire McCaskill

Police and protestors outside a Walmart store in Maplewood, Mo., on Monday, Oct. 13, 2014. (Michael Calhoun/KMOX)

Ferguson Protestors Make Several Stops During Moral Monday

Shoppers and a U.S. Senator were among those affected by the day of civil disobedience around the region Monday in reaction to local police shootings.

10/14/2014

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McCaskill Supports Prosecutor in Michael Brown Investigation

McCaskill says McCulloch has been re-elected several times, she trusts his track record, and if he were to recuse himself from this case, it would case problems for other cases.

10/07/2014

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McCaskill, 2 Other Sens. Express NCAA Frustration

65 major college presidents get a list of questions to answer

09/20/2014

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McCaskill Blasts OU For Accepting DGB

In Op-Ed piece, U.S. Senator discusses ex-Mizzou football star who faced domestic abuse allegations in Columbia

09/17/2014

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Mark Reardon: U.S. Senator Claire McCaskill

U.S. Senator Claire McCaskill discusses ISIS and the NFL’s response to the domestic violence issue.

09/17/2014

NFL commissioner Roger Goodell (R) walks the sidelines prior to the game between the Seattle Seahawks and the Green Bay Packers at CenturyLink Field on September 4, 2014 in Seattle, Washington.  (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

16 Women U.S. Senators Write Goodell

Missouri’s Claire McCaskill did not. She tells KMOX she called commissioner instead.

09/11/2014

Sen. Claire McCaskill (D-MO) questions witnesses about military equipment given to local law enforcement departments by the federal government during a Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee hearing about at the Dirksen Senate Office Building on Capitol Hill September 9, 2014 in Washington, DC. In the wake of the Ferguson, MO, police response to peaceful protests, senators on the committee were critical of the federal grant programs that allow local and state law enforcement agencies to buy armored vehicles, assult rifles, body armor and other military equipment.  (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Sen. McCaskill: “Why Buy Things We Don’t Use?”

Missouri Democrat & others grill defense, justice, & homeland security officials about new military gear donations to local police.

09/09/2014

People take cover from tear gas inside a McDonald's restaurant after a demonstration over the killing of teenager Michael Brown by a Ferguson police officer was attacked by police August 17, 2014 in Ferguson, Missouri. Despite the Brown family's continued call for peaceful demonstrations, violent protests have erupted nearly every night in Ferguson since his August 9, death.  (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

U.S. Senators Asking for Federal Help for Damaged Ferguson Businesses

Missouri’s U.S. senators are asking Gov. Jay Nixon to seek federal help for businesses damaged during violent protests over the fatal shooting of an unarmed 18-year-old.

08/22/2014

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McCaskill to Lead Senate Hearing on Militarization of Police Departments

U.S. Sen. Claire McCaskill plans to look deeper into the militarization of local police departments. She announced today that she will lead a Senate hearing in September to do just that.

08/21/2014

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McCaskill Working to Ensure Federal Investigation is Fair, Transparent

U.S. Sen. Claire McCaskill today spoke with Molly Moran, acting assistant attorney general for civil rights at the Department of Justice, on the status of a federal civil rights investigation.

08/13/2014

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