Sen. Chris Dodd (D-Conn.) was sure to thank Sen. Claire McCaskillClaire Conner McCaskillGovernment watchdog finds safety gaps in assisted living homes GOP Senate candidate fundraising lags behind Dems in key races McCaskill challenger links human trafficking to 'sexual revolution' of 1960s MORE (D-Mo.) for paying up on a bet, resulting in a tasty lunch.

McCaskill paid up on a basketball bet with Dodd by bringing him some authentic Missouri barbecue earlier today.

In response, Dodd tweeted Wednesday afternoon:
@clairecmc Just wanted to thank you for the delicious BBQ and for being such a good sport. My staff and I certainly appreciate it!