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Michael McAuliff

National GOP Money Returns To 'Legitimate Rape' Senate Candidate | Michael McAuliff | Posted 11.01.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Money from national Republican committees appears to be moving back into the Missouri Senate contest for Rep. Too Akin, the GOP congress...

Elise Foley

Time To Move On From Todd Akin Controversy, Social Conservatives Say | Elise Foley | Posted 09.14.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- It has been a little less than a month since Senate candidate and Rep. Todd Akin (R-Mo.) was condemned by his party for saying women can...

5 Reasons the Republicans Can't Wiggle Out of Akin's Rape Gaffe

Sandip Roy | Posted 10.21.2012 | Politics
Sandip Roy

The Republicans might like to pretend Todd Akin is just a loose cannon outside the mainstream. But he's not alone. Democrats are gleeful because it gives them a chance to paint the Republican party as being in the Tea Party's thrall.