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Obama Approves “Stan Musial Veterans Memorial Bridge”

President Barack Obama signed legislation naming the new I-70 bridge the “Stan Musial Veterans Memorial Bridge.”


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Sen. McCaskill Wants Solutions For “No Call List” Violations

U.S. Senator Claire McCaskell chaired a Senate hearing to examine how “robocalls” are harming consumers.



Same-Sex Marriage Proponents Remain Doubtful About Mo.

“I couldn’t be elected… Senator in this state if the people who are leading Jefferson City were in sync with Missourians,” Sen. McCaskill said. “There are a lot of Todd Akin wannabes in the Missouri legislature.”


Two of the seventy volunteers who keep the Amtrak station in Kirkwood, Mo. going. They celebrated 10 years on June 29, 2013. (KMOX/Brad Choat)

Rail Success in Kirkwood

U.S. Senator Claire McCaskill honors the volunteers who’ve kept the local train station going for the past ten years.


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U.S. Senate Passes “Stan Musial Veterans Memorial Bridge”

The U.S. Senate unanimously passed the name “Stan Musial Veterans Memorial Bridge” for the new I-70 bridge over the Mississippi River.


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“Stan Musial Veterans Memorial Bridge” Passes U.S. House

Legislation naming the new I-70 bridge the “Stan Musial Veterans Memorial Bridge” passed the U.S. House Tuesday.


Troops decend on St. Louis airport as holiday leave begins

U.S. Army Plans Cuts at Fort Leonard Wood

The U.S. Army plans to make cuts to 885 active duty personnel at Fort Leonard Wood, which is significantly less than anticipated.


Former U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton attends the Conservation International 16th annual New York dinner at The Plaza Hotel on May 15, 2013 in New York City.  (JP Yim/Getty)

McCaskill Stands by Her Endorsement of Clinton

Senator Claire McCaskill (D-MO) says Hillary Clinton called her, after she endorsed Clinton for president.


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Farm Bureau Bemoans, Foodbank Cheers Farm Bill’s Failure

Missouri Farm Bureau President Blake Hurst says the plan would have given farmers a consistent funding model for five years. Instead, that model will now be much shorter.


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McCaskill: NSA Collecting Less Data Than Facebook, Amazon

In some ways, NSA is collecting less data on many Americans than Facebook and Amazon.”