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McCaskill: Was Sandy Hook killer a terrorist?

Updated: 2013-04-17T19:24:23Z

By DAVE HELLING

Politico reports Sen. Claire McCaskill compared the Boston bomber or bombers with the shooter at Sandy Hook school during a hearing on Capitol Hill Wednesday.

From the story:

“ ‘Based on the evidence at this point, is there any difference between Sandy Hook and Boston other than the choice of weapon?’ ” Sen. Claire McCaskill asked Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano during a congressional hearing Wednesday...

“ ‘It just is troubling to me,’ said McCaskill, a former county prosecutor. ‘I think both of them, maybe they had identical motives. Just one chose a military-style weapon with a high-capacity magazine, and the other one chose to make a homemade bomb.’ ”

Read more: http://www.politico.com/story/2013/04/claire-mccaskill-terrorism-boston-marathon-sandy-hook-90213.html#ixzz2QkWnDVYT

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