Sen. Presses Army Chief On Arlington Burial Missteps

Law360, New York (April 1, 2011, 2:47 PM EDT) -- Responding to new reports suggesting mislabeled graves in Arlington National Cemetery were more widespread than previously believed, Sen. Claire McCaskill, D-Mo., demanded Thursday that the secretary of the Army provide an update on efforts to combat contracting failures and mismanagement.

Sen. Claire McCaskill, D-Mo., who co-sponsored a December law that required the Army to provide an accounting of mistakes at the cemetery by the end of the year, said in a speech to the Senate that a recent Time magazine report revealed a larger pattern of...
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