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Sept. 6, 2012MARYVILLE, MO |  By: Holley

McCaskill on Education

Missouri U.S. Senator Claire McCaskill visited Maryville yesterday as part of her "On Our Campus, On Our Side" listening tour.

The Senator spoke before more than 100 Northwest Missouri State University students and community members. McCaskill told the crowd it is important that the federal government continue investing in students.

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McCaskill said she believes a good education creates opportunities for success and it's important to create more chances for students to succeed. McCaskill faces U.S. Representative Todd Aiken in the November election.