Sen. McCaskill files for re-election

Sen. McCaskill files for re-election
Sen. Claire McCaskill and Sen. Roy Blunt met with Gov. Mike Parson of Missouri on Monday, June 11. (Source: KFVS)

(KFVS) - In Missouri, there's growing state and national attention focused on U.S. Senator Claire McCaskill's re-election bid.

McCaskill officially filed paperwork last week as expected.

There are currently six other Democrats who've filed to run against her.

On the Republican side, ten people have filed, most notably current state Attorney General Josh Hawley.

The last day to file is Tuesday, March 27.

Missouri's primary election will be held August 7.

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