U.S. Senator: GOP Afraid Of Running Against Hillary Clinton

U.S. Senator: GOP Afraid Of Running Against Hillary Clinton
(St. Louis, MO) -- A high-ranking U.S. lawmaker says Republicans are scared of Hillary Clinton running for president.
On NBC's "Meet the Press," Democratic Senator Claire McCaskill of Missouri says the former First Lady is the smartest, best-qualified candidate in a long time. McCaskill also said health discussions won't decide whether Clinton runs. Republicans have said Clinton's handling of the Benghazi attack and health concerns could stop her from a presidential run.
Additional audio:
Senator Claire McCaskill of Missouri says health discussions won't decide whether Hillary Clinton runs for president in 2016.
McCaskill says she stands behind Clinton, while Republican National Committee Chairman Reince Priebus is worried.
McCaskill says what Republican strategist Karl Rove said about Clinton's health was wrong.
Play Clip