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Laura Bassett

Claire McCaskill Penning Tell-All Book On Todd Akin Race

HuffingtonPost.com | Laura Bassett | Posted 03.20.2013 | Politics

Having won one of the most talked-about Senate races in the country, Sen. Claire McCaskill (D-Mo.) said on Wednesday that she is writing a tell-all bo...

PHOTOS: Claire McCaskill's Daughters Are Such A Wonderful Surprise

Posted 11.09.2012 | Style

Who knew Missouri was so stylish?

McCaskill Cracks Akin Joke

Arnold Patch | Posted 10.31.2012 | Politics

With less than a week to go before the election, Sen. Claire McCaskill made her rounds today in Arnold and South County....

'Todd Akin Is Scary'

Posted 10.29.2012 | Politics

By JIM SALTER AND DAVID A. LIEB, THE ASSOCIATED PRESS ST. LOUIS — Democratic Sen. Claire McCaskill is out with a new, Halloween-week ad casting h...

McCaskill Cancels Campaigning To Be With Ill Mother

AP | DAVID A. LIEB | Posted 12.23.2012 | Politics

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — Missouri Sen. Claire McCaskill on Tuesday canceled her campaign events for the remainder of the week in order to spend tim...

Akin Backers Attack Claire McCaskill With 'Legitimate' Phrase

The Huffington Post | Michael McAuliff | Posted 10.22.2012 | Politics

One of the few outside groups still spending money on Rep. Todd Akin's (R-Mo.) Senate campaign may be doing more harm than good with its latest effort...

LISTEN: Todd Akin Compares Claire McCaskill To A Dog

The Huffington Post | Chris Gentilviso | Posted 10.22.2012 | Politics

With a little more than two weeks until Election Day, GOP Senate candidate Todd Akin's Saturday fundraiser was highlighted by a questionable analogy. ...

Akin, McCaskill Face Off In Debate

AP | DAVID A. LIEB | Posted 12.18.2012 | Politics

CLAYTON, Mo. — Democratic Sen. Claire McCaskill cast herself as a moderate willing to work with Republicans while GOP challenger Todd Akin repea...

Rand Paul Helping Out Controversial GOP Candidate

AP | DAVID A. LIEB | Posted 12.16.2012 | Politics

COLUMBIA, Mo. — Missouri Sen. Claire McCaskill donned a waitressing apron and dished out hamburgers and pizza Tuesday to illustrate her support ...

Akin Skewers McCaskill As 'Corrupt Claire'

AP | DAVID A. LIEB | Posted 12.11.2012 | Politics

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. — Republican Senate challenger Todd Akin launched a TV ad Thursday claiming the family of Democratic Missouri Sen. Claire McCas...

Claire McCaskill Ads Feature Sexual Assault Survivors Speaking Out Against Todd Akin

The Huffington Post | Ian Gray and Amanda Terkel | Posted 10.10.2012 | Politics

Sen. Claire McCaskill's (D-Mo.) campaign is going straight after Rep. Todd Akin's (R-Mo.) controversial comments about "legitimate rape," releasing th...

Amanda Terkel

Todd Akin: 'Liberalism And Socialism' Are America's Greatest Threats

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda Terkel | Posted 10.10.2012 | Politics

According to Rep. Todd Akin (R-Mo.), the greatest danger facing America isn't terrorism, global warming or economic collapse. It's "liberalism." D...

Amanda Terkel

Todd Akin Opposed To Minimum Wage, Equal Pay Laws

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda Terkel | Posted 10.09.2012 | Politics

Rep. Todd Akin (R-Mo.) isn't philosophically opposed to businesses paying men and women the same wages -- he just doesn't want the government to make ...

Claire McCaskill Posts Big Number After Todd Akin's Gaffe

The Huffington Post | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 10.03.2012 | Politics

Missouri Sen. Claire McCaskill posted a massive fundraising haul of $5.8 million for the third quarter of the year, further evidence of the political ...

Laura Bassett

Akin: McCaskill Was More 'Ladylike' In 2006

HuffingtonPost.com | Laura Bassett | Posted 09.27.2012 | Politics

Republican Senate candidate Todd Akin (Mo.) told reporters on Thursday that his opponent, Democratic incumbent Claire McCaskill, was much more "ladyli...

Michael McAuliff

Todd Akin Stays, Dems Release Trove Of Akin 'Crazy'

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael McAuliff | Posted 09.25.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Democrats greeted Tuesday's announcement that controversial Republican Senate candidate Rep. Todd Akin is refusing to bow out of the Mis...

Gingrich Urges Romney To Make Controversial Move

Kirkwood Patch | Gregg Palermo | Posted 11.24.2012 | Politics

Monday morning, Gingrich and Akin pointed to McCaskill's support of President Obama's healthcare reform as an example of where she fell to the left of...

McCaskill Sounds Off On Akin

AP | JIM SALTER and HENRY C. JACKSON | Posted 10.24.2012 | Politics

ST. LOUIS -- Rep. Todd Akin's staunchest defender may turn out to be his chief political rival. As the nation's top Republicans urged Akin this week t...

Sam Stein

McCaskill Warns National Republicans Not To Push Akin Off The Ticket

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 08.20.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Sen. Claire McCaskill (D-Mo.) warned top Republican officials on Monday that any efforts to push Rep. Todd Akin (R-Mo.) out of the Senat...

Vulnerable Dem Casts GOP Rival As 'Out Of Touch' Extremist

AP | DAVID A. LIEB | Posted 08.08.2012 | Politics

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Missouri's U.S. Senate race is shaping up as one of stark contrasts – and a dream matchup for both Democratic Sen. Claire Mc...

Claire McCaskill Goes After 'Special Interests' In New TV Ad

The Huffington Post | Amanda Terkel | Posted 05.02.2012 | Politics

Sen. Claire McCaskill (D-Mo.) is out with the third TV ad of her re-election campaign, again going after the "special interests" that dominate Washing...

Dem Senator Combats Enemies With Risky Strategy

Washington Post | Posted 04.23.2012 | Politics

As one of the U.S. Senate’s most endangered Democratic incumbents, Claire McCaskill knows she’s a top target of the new conservative super PACs th...

Claire McCaskill Backed By Veterans In New Ad

The Huffington Post | Max J. Rosenthal | Posted 03.29.2012 | Politics

Vote Vets, a progressive veterans' group, released a new ad on Thursday morning supporting Sen. Claire McCaskill (D-Mo.) in her reelection campaign. T...

Fourth Primary Challenger In Missouri Could Mean Good News For McCaskill

Posted 03.27.2012 | Politics

The lackluster crop of GOP candidates vying to challenge Sen. Claire McCaskill (D-Mo.) is commonly thought to be keeping the vulnerable incumbent's re...

Claire McCaskill Launches First 2012 TV Ad

The Huffington Post | Amanda Terkel | Posted 02.23.2012 | Politics

Sen. Claire McCaskill (D-Mo.) is up with her first TV ad in her 2012 reelection campaign, going after the "special interests" that want to see her out...