American intelligence officials on Thursday got a chance to hit back against the broad attacks Donald Trump has lobbed against them, a day ahead of their briefing with the president-elect on Russia’s interference in the 2016 election.
Senator Claire McCaskill (D-MO) is offering the world a truly great political lesson — in how to totally troll the opposition.
Washington (AFP) — GM officials came under attack at a Senate hearing Thursday from lawmakers who accused them of “gross negligence” that contributed to at least 13 deaths linked to defective General Motors cars. While Mary Barra, the embattled chief executive of America’s largest automaker, returned for another congressional grilling, the man GM hired to […]
By Lindsay Wise, McClatchy Washington Bureau WASHINGTON — A paparazzo cornered Claire McCaskill last month in a hallway of her Senate office building. Wielding a video camera for celebrity-obsessed TMZ, he wanted to know why the Democratic senator from Missouri had “grilled Dr. Oz like a cheeseburger” at a recent hearing on diet scams. McCaskill […]
By Renee Schoof, McClatchy Washington Bureau WASHINGTON — An in-depth survey of American colleges and universities on sexual violence on campus found that many schools fall short in how they investigate and resolve such claims, Senator Claire McCaskill, who commissioned the survey, said Wednesday. “There are some schools that are working hard to protect their […]