Senator Claire McCaskill, Democrat of Missouri spoke today at a church in Ferguson:
FERGUSON • U.S. Sen. Claire McCaskill got a standing ovation inside a church in north St. Louis County this morning when she told a crowd of several dozen that the county should "demilitarize the police response" in Ferguson.St. Louis Post Dispatch
Afterward she told reporters, "The police response has been part of the problem."
McCaskill is at the Christ the King United Church of Christ, 11370 Old Halls Ferry Road, to join members of the St. Louis Metropolitan Clergy Coalition and other civic and faith leaders at a meeting.