Sen. Claire McCaskill (D) led state Attorney General Josh Hawley (R) 47-41 percent in a Global Strategy Group poll (Jun11-13; 804 LVs; +/-3.5%) commissioned by Senate Majority PAC. McCaskill’s favorability was 47-45 percent to Hawley’s 21-29 percent.
“When asked to compare, more say ‘is honest’ better describes McCaskill than Hawley (+10 McCaskill now, up from +6 in April).” (release)
NUMBER RISING. Missouri Rising Action put $60,000 behind its digital ad campaign against McCaskill. (FEC) The group released a new web video continuing to highlight reaction to revelation she used a private plane during an RV tour. (release)
CASE DISMISSED. “The Missouri Ethics Commission on Friday dismissed a complaint against … Hawley over his failure to disclose free legal representation from a Washington, D.C., law firm.” (Kansas City Star)