McCaskill congratulates Hawley on birth of daughter

McCaskill congratulates Hawley on birth of daughter
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Former Sen. Claire McCaskillClaire Conner McCaskillFor Biden, a Senate trial could aid bipartisanship around COVID relief Lobbying world Former McCaskill aides launch PAC seeking to thwart Hawley MORE (D-Mo.) on Wednesday congratulated her successor, Sen. Josh HawleyJoshua (Josh) David HawleyBush-, Obama-era officials urge Senate to swiftly confirm Biden's DHS pick Senate committee advances Biden's DHS pick despite Republican pushback Google suspends donations to lawmakers who voted against certifying election MORE (R-Mo.), on the birth of his daughter this week.

McCaskill, who lost her Senate seat to Hawley in 2018, offered "congratulations to the Hawley family" on Twitter in response to Hawley's own post announcing that his family was headed home from the hospital with the newborn.


Hawley and his wife's youngest child, Abigail, was born on Monday, according to the senator's Twitter feed. She is the couple's first daughter.

McCaskill now works as a contributor for MSNBC and has also been a visiting fellow at University of Chicago's Institute of Politics.