Claire McCaskill facts for kids
|United States Senator
January 3, 2007
Serving with Roy Blunt
|Preceded by||Jim Talent|
|34th State Auditor of Missouri|
|Governor||Mel Carnahan (1999–2000)
Roger B. Wilson (2000–2001)
Bob Holden (2001–2005)
Matt Blunt (2005–2007)
|Preceded by||Margaret B. Kelly|
|Succeeded by||Susan Montee|
|Member of the
Missouri House of Representatives
July 24, 1953
|Spouse(s)||David Exposito (div.)
|Residence||Kansas City, Missouri (1978–2002)
St. Louis, Missouri (2002–present)
|Alma mater||University of Missouri
|Religion||Roman Catholic (converted)|
Claire Conner McCaskill (born July 24, 1953) is a senior United States Senator from Missouri and a member of the U.S. Democratic Party. She was the first female elected to the Senate of United States in her own right. Before being elected to United States Senate McCaskill was the Missouri State Auditor from 1999 to 2007. She is a native of Rolla and a graduate of the University of Missouri.
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McCaskill speaks during the first night of the 2008 Democratic National Convention in Denver, Colorado.
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