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McCaskill Bill Would End Iowa Addresses For Missourians

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U.S. Senator Claire McCaskill (Missouri) U.S. Senator Claire McCaskill (Missouri)

Democratic Senator Claire McCaskill has introduced a bill that would allow all Missourians to have Missouri mailing addresses.
    For years, some northern Missourians in Atchison, Clark, Harrison, Mercer, Putnam, Schuyler and Scotland counties have been assigned Iowa mailing addresses.  The Postal Service has not explained why.
    Missourians with Iowa addresses have said it causes confusion on emergency calls, forces some residents to cast provisional ballots at the polls, and creates uncertainty in filing taxes.
    McCaskill has sent a letter to Postmaster General Megan J. Brennan seeking immediate action to rectify the addresses.
    The senator today released details of her bill that would end the postal address quirk.
    
 

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