The feud between Missouri Senator Claire McCaskill and State Senator Maria Chappelle-Nadal is heating up. Earlier this week Senator McCaskill called Chappelle-Nadal a crazy Democrat for calling for the assassination of President Trump after his comments on the riots in Charlottesville. Chappelle-Nadal apologized for her comments and admitted she was emotional after Charlottesville.
She, Missouri and the country have since moved on. Why Claire picked this week – a week where she is in a heated Senate race with Josh Hawley – to bring this up is perplexing. We witnessed Chappelle-Nadal’s fighting spirit at Trump And The GE in Brooklyn three months ago. She school Ralph Baker and Professor Lance Brofman on Missouri politics and the state of the U.S. economy. As expected, she clapped back at “desperate” Claire: