Reports indicate that state Treasurer Eric Schmitt (R) has decided not to pursue a US Senate campaign for 2018. This is one more indication that Attorney General Josh Hawley (R), who has formed an exploratory committee, will enter the race. Mr. Hawley is the top Republican prospect. Sen. Claire McCaskill (D) is commonly viewed as the most vulnerable Democrat standing for re-election in 2018.
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