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  1. Left And Right Unite In Criticizing Ferguson Police ResponseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 15 | National Public Radio

    ... a war zone, and that's unacceptable," he said at a press conference Thursday. Missouri's Democratic Sen. Claire McCaskill also complained about the police posture in Ferguson earlier this week. There's a history of mistrust between the mostly ...

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  2. Senate to review transfer of military equipment to policeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 15 | Stars and Stripes

    ... response, saying there is "no excuse for police to use excessive force against peaceful protests." Sen. Claire McCaskill, D-Mo., who traveled to Ferguson on Thursday, said the situation on the ground was "totally unacceptable" and said the Missouri ...

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  3. Is this House candidate the Todd Akin of 2014?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 15 | Washington Examiner

    ... source expressed concerns that statements he might make would make him similar to Akin, who lost to Sen. Claire McCaskill in 2012 after saying in an interview that women rarely become pregnant when they are raped. The Left and the social welfare ...

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  4. Senate eyes arming of policeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 15 | Politico

    ... by the Defense Department is being used as intended." Another senior lawmaker on the committee, Sen. Claire McCaskill (D-Mo.), is also examining the program, according to an aide. McCaskill successfully called for police in Ferguson to ...

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  5. From the Left, From the Right: Calls to Demilitarize Ferguson, and AmericaRead the original story

    Friday Aug 15 | OpEdNews

    ... approaches to policing can restore trust and quickly alter dynamics on the ground. When Missouri Senator Claire McCaskill called on Thursday morning for the "demilitarization" of Ferguson, she could have been talking about hundreds of other ...

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  6. Ferguson police got surplus military equipmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 15 | WBAY-TV Green Bay

    ... situation. This kind of response by the police has become the problem instead of the solution," said Sen. Claire McCaskill, D-Mo., who was in Ferguson on Thursday and spoke by phone with Holder. Johnson said his bill would limit the kinds of ...

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  7. Local police involved in 400 killings per yearLocal police involved...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 14 | Courier News

    ... of 18-year-old Michael Brown in Ferguson, Mo. Obama is vacationing on the island for about two weeks. Sen. Claire McCaskill, D-Mo., speaks to the media after addressing a forum of residents, faith and community leaders at Christ the King UCC Church. ...

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  8. Wars on Drugs, Terror Fostered Police Militarization in USRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 13 | Voice of America

    ... - this kind of response by the police has become the problem instead of the solution," said U.S. Senator Claire McCaskill. "I obviously respect law enforcement's work to provide public safety, but my constituents are allowed to have peaceful ...

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  9. Military Tactics Used in Ferguson Draw Bipartisan IreRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 15 | Bloomberg

    ... the message sent by "deployment of military equipment and vehicles" while Missouri's Democratic Senator, Claire McCaskill, criticized the show of force by local authorities in Ferguson after meeting with local clergy. Police departments across the ...

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  10. Black Youth in the CrosshairsRead the original story

    Friday Aug 15 | Ms. Magazine

    ... a predominantly black community. With scrutiny coming from everyone from President Obama to Missouri Sen. Claire McCaskill , the ire only seems to be escalating. One can only hope the national attention given to this tragedy will result in justice ...

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  11. Police images fuel outrage in St. Louis and beyondRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 15 | West Hawaii Today

    ... "without relying on unnecessarily extreme displays of force," he said. During a visit to Ferguson, Sen. Claire McCaskill said "the militarization of the response became more of a problem than the solution." It escalated the situation. a These people ...

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  12. Claire McCaskill's sexual assault bill passesRead the original story

    Friday Aug 15 | Memeorandum

    Claire McCaskill's sexual assault bill passes - Sen. Claire McCaskill's legislation to force changes in the military's sexual assault policies passed the Senate on Monday without dissent, capping her latest bid to get the Pentagon to clean up its ranks.

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  13. Police name officer in Michael Brown shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 15 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    ... of 18-year-old Michael Brown in Ferguson, Mo. Obama is vacationing on the island for about two weeks. Sen. Claire McCaskill, D-Mo., speaks to the media after addressing a forum of residents, faith and community leaders at Christ the King UCC Church. ...

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  14. Ferguson police name officer in Michael Brown shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 15 | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    ... of 18-year-old Michael Brown in Ferguson, Mo. Obama is vacationing on the island for about two weeks. Sen. Claire McCaskill, D-Mo., speaks to the media after addressing a forum of residents, faith and community leaders at Christ the King UCC Church. ...

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  15. Mitch Perry Report 8.15.14 - Opposition to the militarization of police forces goes mainstreamRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 15 | Creative Loafing Tampa

    ... 'The militarization of the response became more of the problem than any solution,' said Missouri Senator Claire McCaskill. And the fact that the Ferguson PD apprehended two reporters for seemingly no good reason and threw tear gas at an ...

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  16. Unrest in Ferguson, Missouri leads Congressman to call for end to military surplus programRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 15 | MassLive.com

    ... situation_this kind of response by the police has become the problem instead of the solution," said Sen. Claire McCaskill, D-Mo., who was in Ferguson on Thursday. Johnson said his bill would limit the kinds of military equipment that can be ...

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  17. IMAGES: Thursday protests in FergusonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 15 | KMOV-TV Saint Louis

    ... w and use of force by the police against protestors and the news media covering the demonstrations. Senator Claire McCaskill (D-MO) today called for the demilitarization of the police. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

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  18. Demilitarizing Ferguson, and AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 15 | The Nation

    ... approaches to policing can restore trust and quickly alter dynamics on the ground. When Missouri Senator Claire McCaskill called on Thursday morning for the "demilitarization" of Ferguson, she could have been talking about hundreds of other ...

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  19. Abbreviated Pundit Round-up: How did Ferguson happen? Not overnight.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 15 | Daily Kos

    Sen McCaskill calls on Ferguson police to "demilitarize" operations. "Response by police has become the problem instead of the solution."

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  20. Police in Ferguson ignite debate about military tacticsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 15 | Detroit Free Press

    ... has worsened an already volatile situation. "The police response needs to be demilitarized," said Sen. Claire McCaskill, a Democrat. "I think the police response has become part of the problem as opposed to being part of the solution. We've all got ...

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