American Jobs Act http://news.stlpublicradio.org en McCaskill not optimistic Obama’s jobs plan will pass House http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/mccaskill-not-optimistic-obama%E2%80%99s-jobs-plan-will-pass-house <p>Missouri Senator Claire McCaskill says President Obama&rsquo;s jobs plan sent to Capitol Hill this week would provide a shot at improving an economy that continues to languish.</p><p>Speaking to reporters this morning, McCaskill said that she is not optimistic the bill will pass the House, citing the current hyper partisan climate. The democratic Senator said she&rsquo;s hopeful the pressure Obama is bringing through public appearances will have some impact.</p> Wed, 14 Sep 2011 15:36:11 +0000 Julie Bierach & The Associated Press 2045 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org McCaskill not optimistic Obama’s jobs plan will pass House