McCaskill Chronicles Legislative Youth, Demands of Being a Mom and Politician in New Book

Aug 14, 2015

Credit Simon and Schuster

In her new book, Plenty Ladylike, Claire McCaskill shares details about various aspects of her life--both personal and public--including her divorce, the demands of being a mom and a politician, what it was like to be a young legislator in a male-dominated Missouri capitol, her strategy to make sure Todd Akin was her opponent in her re-election campaign for U.S. Senate and more.  KSMU's Michele Skalicky talked with her about her book.