Rep. Todd Akin http://wkms.org en Despite Akin Controvers​y, McConnell Still Says GOP Chances at Senate Majority Are "50-50" http://wkms.org/post/despite-akin-controvers-y-mcconnell-still-says-gop-chances-senate-majority-are-50-50 <p>A recent controversy over a Missouri Senate candidate’'s comments on rape has not diminished U.S. Senator Mitch McConnell'’s outlook for November. Thu, 23 Aug 2012 21:29:01 +0000 Kenny Colston (KPR) 21212 at http://wkms.org Despite Akin Controvers​y, McConnell Still Says GOP Chances at Senate Majority Are "50-50" Morning Cram [Todd Akin, Corn Harvest, Student Loan & Payday Loan Edition] http://wkms.org/post/morning-cram-todd-akin-corn-harvest-student-loan-payday-loan-edition <p></p><p style="padding: 0px; margin-bottom: 1.25em; font-family: georgia, sans-serif; font-size: 16px; color: rgb(102, 102, 102); overflow: visible; width: auto; line-height: 1.3em; background-color: rgb(229, 229, 229); "><strong>From NPR:</strong> It's come to this for&nbsp;<a href="http://www.npr.org/templates/archives/archive.php?thingId=158419545" style="color: rgb(51, 102, 204); " target="_blank">Rep. Todd Akin of Missouri</a>:</p><p style="padding: 0px; margin-bottom: 1.25em; font-family: georgia, sans-serif; font-size: 16px; color: rgb(102, 102, 102); overflow: visible; width: auto; line-height: 1.3em; background-color: rgb(229, 229, 229); ">As more and more of his fellow Republicans call on him to drop out of his race for the Senate before&nbsp;<a href="http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=159476810" style="color: rgb(51, 102, 204); " target="_blank">today's 6 p.m. ET deadline to easily get his name off the ballot</a>, the congressman's loudest defender is his Democratic opponent.&nbsp;</p><p> Tue, 21 Aug 2012 14:31:56 +0000 Dave Shinall 21062 at http://wkms.org Morning Cram [Todd Akin, Corn Harvest, Student Loan & Payday Loan Edition]