Joseph Shepard http://news.stlpublicradio.org en McCaskill's Family Has Purchased Another Private Plane http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/mccaskills-family-has-purchased-another-private-plane <p><em>(Updated 3:10 p.m., Friday, Dec. 27, 2013</em>)</p><p>U.S. Sen. Claire McCaskill – or rather, her husband -- has bought another plane. But this time, she’s taking steps that she hopes will prevent another political uproar.</p><p>Any flights that she takes on it will be totally on her own dime. And St. Louis County’s property taxes will be paid – and on time, she says.</p><p>Still, the news has the potential of becoming another political controversy. The Missouri Republican Party already is paying close attention.</p> Fri, 27 Dec 2013 18:24:34 +0000 Jo Mannies 32601 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org McCaskill's Family Has Purchased Another Private Plane