ANALYSIS: Compromise put to the test in Missouri Senate race

Sunday, June 24, 2012 | 5:45 p.m. CDT

JEFFERSON CITY — Standing in front of about 100 supporters seated on the folding chairs of a Teamsters union hall, U.S. Sen. Claire McCaskill recently laid out the centerpiece of her re-election strategy in Missouri. It was prefaced with a warning of sorts.