Political Chatter: Hillary Clinton is talk of the town McCaskill - who has had a complicated relationship with Hillary Clinton ever since the 2008 campaign, when she backed Clinton’s challenger, then-Sen. Barack Obama - called Rove’s remarks “a cheap political shot.” While the Rove talking point was a ... 05/19/2014 - 1:18 am | View Link
DNC Pays $1 Million for Presidential Travel, Including Air Force One and Helos and $470 from McCaskill for Missouri 2012. April disbursements included $238,055 to the White House Airlift Operations for airfare and helicopter travel. Other disbursements included car rentals, commercial airfare, and advance team stipends. 05/29/2013 - 1:00 pm | View Link
Morning Tech: Net sales tax bill Lots of chatter remains over the next two days on both the compliance ... FOR TODAY’S RADAR: CREDIT REPORT SCRUTINY AT SENATE COMMERCE — Sen. Claire McCaskill’s consumer protection subcommittee holds a hearing this afternoon on the accuracy of ... 05/7/2013 - 2:41 am | View Link
Romney vs. Obama: Sizing up the gaffe effect The poll shows after his much-publicized donor chatter Obama maintained a 10-point lead over ... Public Policy Polling found on Aug. 30 Akin's opponent Claire McCaskill led the Missouri Senate race by the slim margin of just 45-44 percent. 09/19/2012 - 8:20 am | View Link
3 reasons the Democratic Convention could be a disaster Claire McCaskill ... and that the chatter about her skipping is "dumb.") Obama's 2012 slogan may be "Forward," says Malkin, but "'Back Away!' is quickly becoming the dissenting Democrats' rallying cry." Given their attitude, "the DNC promises to be ... 06/27/2012 - 7:47 am | View Link
National Politics National political news from the Chicago Tribune ... President Obama plows ahead on trade with plans to visit Nike, defying critics 05/28/2015 - 7:54 am | View Website
Strong Vanilla Gillibrand, who is forty-seven, is one of only two women in the Senate with young children. (The other is Kelly Ayotte, Republican of New Hampshire.) 05/27/2015 - 1:31 pm | View Website
Declared 2016 Dem candidate: Hillary Rodham Clinton Hillary Clinton addresses the Vital Voices Global Awards ceremony at the Kennedy Center in Washington on April 2. (Photo: Nicholas Kamm, AFP/Getty Images ... 05/26/2015 - 1:18 pm | View Website
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Chuck Schumer Charles Ellis "Chuck" Schumer (born November 23, 1950) is the senior United States Senator from New York and a member of the Democratic Party. First elected in 1998 ... 04/29/2015 - 3:23 pm | View Website
Two weeks after the Chicago Bulls were eliminated from the NBA playoffs, the team announced Thursday the firing of head coach Tom Thibodeau.
In a prepared statement, Bulls owner Jerry Reinsdorf provided murky reasons for why Thibodeau, who departs with a stellar record of 255-139 (.647), was fired after leading his team to the Eastern Conference semifinals.
WASHINGTON -- When the Senate passed a high-profile piece of trade legislation last Friday, lawmakers simultaneously approved a little-noticed amendment described by its authors as “pro-Israel.” In doing so, the Senate moved to protect Israeli settlements in the occupied Palestinian territories from international sanction -- directly contradicting what has been U.
By Lindsay Dunsmuir WASHINGTON, May 28 (Reuters) - A U. S. judge on Thursday blasted the Obama administration's motion to dismiss a lawsuit brought by Republicans in the U. S. House of Representatives over the implementation of the Democratic president's signature healthcare law. Republicans in the House filed a lawsuit in November, saying administration officials unlawfully bypassed Congress.