Senator Joe Manchin cracked Senator Claire McCaskill´s rib while giving her the Heimlich maneuver after she almost choked to death last week
Associated Press, by Staff Posted By: JoniTx- Mon, 25 41 2018 04:41:04 GMT US Sen. Joe Manchin cracked the rib of US Sen. Claire McCaskill while performing the Heimlich maneuver on the fellow Democrat when she began choking. A spokesman for Manchin tells the St. Louis Post’Dispatch that McCaskill began choking during a luncheon for Senate Democrats on Thursday. Manchin used the Heimlich maneuver to dislodge the blockage in McCaskill´s throat, but he cracked a rib in the process. (Photo) McCaskill addressed Democrats at the annual Truman Dinner in St. Louis on Saturday. She said she would not be hugging people when she appeared late last week at an NAACP dinner in St.