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September 1, 2014 12:42 PM

Steve Kraske: Claire McCaskill flirts with a run for Missouri governor

Running for the U.S. Senate was never a sure thing for Claire McCaskill. She had to be courted. The story goes that she was so resistant to the idea that it took an extraordinary intervention from Sen. Charles Schumer of New York, who in 2005 headed the Democratic recruiting committee.

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