United States Sen. Claire McCaskill, D-Mo., brings the checks to University of Missouri-Columbia students Mitchell Perne, left, and Brady Finn on Tuesday Oct. 16, 2012 at Flat Branch Pu

 

              United States Sen. Claire McCaskill, D-Mo., brings the checks to University of Missouri-Columbia students Mitchell Perne, left, and Brady Finn on Tuesday Oct. 16, 2012 at Flat Branch Pu
United States Sen. Claire McCaskill, D-Mo., brings the checks to University of Missouri-Columbia students Mitchell Perne, left, and Brady Finn on Tuesday Oct. 16, 2012 at Flat Branch Pub & Brewing in Columbia, Mo. McCaskill worked as a waitress while in college to help pay for tuition at the University of Missouri's law school. A camera crew and a throng of media witnessed the event. (AP Photo/Columbia Daily Tribune, Don Shrubshell)