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Sen. Claire McCaskill (D-MO) questions witnesses about military equipment given to local law enforcement departments by the federal government during a Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee hearing about at the Dirksen Senate Office Building on Capitol Hill September 9, 2014 in Washington, DC. In the wake of the Ferguson, MO, police response to peaceful protests, senators on the committee were critical of the federal grant programs that allow local and state law enforcement agencies to buy armored vehicles, assult rifles, body armor and other military equipment.  (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Sen. McCaskill: “Why Buy Things We Don’t Use?”

Missouri Democrat & others grill defense, justice, & homeland security officials about new military gear donations to local police.

09/09/2014

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Mark Reardon: Mike Claiborne, Kentucky Senator Rand Paul, Kyle Lohse, & Jason Motte

Kentucky Senator Rand Paul joins us. We also discuss the NLCS with Cardinals Kyle Lohse and Jason Motte.

10/18/2012

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Overnight America: Debt Debate, GOP Primary & More

Ralph Graczak is sitting in for Jon Grayson on this Independence Day. The debt ceiling debates continue with little progress since last week. What would default mean for the U.S. economy and what compromises should be reached to placate both Republicans and Democrats?

07/04/2011

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