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Nov. 3, 2011MARYVILLE, MO |  By: Wayman

McCaskill Arlington

Missouri senator Claire McCaskill will visit Arlington National Cemetery tomorrow to assess changes made there following the revelation thousands of graves were mislabeled or unmarked.

Following congressional oversight of Arlington, she says major changes have been made including the way the cemetery tracks various burial locations.

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Arlington is the only military burial ground operated by the army and not the veterans administration. McCaskill says she's considering a move to determine if the VA should take over Arlington with the army only handling ceremonial activities.