Rep. Todd Akin

Politics
4:29 pm
Thu August 23, 2012

Despite Akin Controvers​y, McConnell Still Says GOP Chances at Senate Majority Are "50-50"

A recent controversy over a Missouri Senate candidate’'s comments on rape has not diminished U.S. Senator Mitch McConnell'’s outlook for November.

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Morning Cram
9:31 am
Tue August 21, 2012

Morning Cram [Todd Akin, Corn Harvest, Student Loan & Payday Loan Edition]

NPR

From NPR: It's come to this for Rep. Todd Akin of Missouri:

As more and more of his fellow Republicans call on him to drop out of his race for the Senate before today's 6 p.m. ET deadline to easily get his name off the ballot, the congressman's loudest defender is his Democratic opponent. 

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