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DNC Attacks Mitt Romney, Paul Ryan On Todd Akin, Women's Issues In Tampa Tribune Ad

The Huffington Post | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 08.29.2012 | Politics

TAMPA, Fla. -- The Democratic National Committee refuses to allow Mitt Romney and Paul Ryan to put Missouri Rep. Todd Akin's "legitimate rape" comment...

Why Akin's Crazy Claim of "Legitimate Rape" Matters

Mitchell Bard | Posted 10.22.2012 | Politics
Mitchell Bard

Akin's assertion isn't problematic for Republicans because it is outrageous. It's a disaster for them because it shines a light on the GOP's disdain for women's rights.

An Open Letter to Paul Ryan: Step Down

Steve Heilig | Posted 10.22.2012 | Politics
Steve Heilig

Representative Todd Akin, is justly reaping his rewards for positing something idiotic and insulting about rape. Your party is justly asking him to step aside. Now, to be not only just and consistent, it's your turn to step down.

Ryan: No More Plans To Push Out Akin

AP | BETH FOUHY | Posted 10.22.2012 | Politics

RALEIGH, N.C. — Republican vice presidential contender Paul Ryan acknowledges he urged Missouri Congressman Todd Akin to abandon his Senate bid ...

Laura Bassett

Todd Akin's Abortion Position Reflects GOP Platform

HuffingtonPost.com | Laura Bassett | Posted 08.21.2012 | Politics

Lost in the national outrage and politics following an inflammatory statement made Sunday by GOP Senate candidate Todd Akin in Missouri is the reality...