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Senator's jobs tour includes a stop at Sikeston industry

Tuesday, August 9, 2011

Malinda Priggel and Bill Branum listen to Missouri Sen. Claire McCaskill during her stop at Alan Wire in Sikeston on Monday afternoon.
(Photo by Jill Bock, Staff)
McCaskill warns of loss of jobs in the public sector


SIKESTON -- Employees of Sikeston's Alan Wire shared their concerns about the nation's economy and its impact on small business with U.S. Senator Claire McCaskill.

McCaskill, who is conducting what she called a Missouri Manufacturing Jobs Tour this week, stopped in Sikeston Monday afternoon. The tour included stops earlier in the day at Perryville and Cape Girardeau, then following the Sikeston stop traveling to East Prairie to look over the repair efforts of the Bird's Point-New Madrid levee breach.

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