defense authorization bill http://kbia.org en Sen. McCaskill plans to introduce POW legislation http://kbia.org/post/sen-mccaskill-plans-introduce-pow-legislation <p></p><p>Sen. Claire McCaskill says she'll introduce legislation requiring U.S. defense officials to address mismanagement in a military-led unit responsible for finding service members missing in action.</p><p>McCaskill's remarks come several months after an Associated Press story revealed an internal Pentagon report harshly critical of the Joint POW-MIA Accounting Command, which searches for missing soldiers' remains. The Pentagon report included accusations of misconduct among those responsible for overseas missions to investigate prospects for recovering remains.</p> Fri, 15 Nov 2013 22:46:43 +0000 Associated Press 43879 at http://kbia.org Sen. McCaskill plans to introduce POW legislation