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McDaniel Cancels Editorial Meeting With Paper That Broke Nursing Home Break-In Story

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The Clarion-Ledger tweeted that McDaniel canceled the meeting on Monday. Sam Hall, an editor for the Clarion-Ledger, tweeted that McDaniel's campaign canceled the meeting because of a "scheduling snafu."

Over the weekend the Clarion-Ledger broke the news that a pro-McDaniel blogger had been arrested for allegedly breaking into the nursing home of Rose Cochran, the wife of Sen. Thad Cochran (R-MS), who McDaniel is challenging in the Republican primary. Since then McDaniel's campaign has given conflicting statements about how much knowledge they had about the blogger, Clayton Kelly, and his arrest.