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  1. What was McConnell's strategy in shutting down Elizabeth Warren?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2017 | Hot Air

    ... succeeded spectacularly in picking their opponent back in 2012 when Claire McCaskill's team laid off Republican Todd Akin in the primaries and attacked his GOP opponents instead. Akin won, and then McCaskill made short work of him in the general ...

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  2. TKC Exclusive Kansas City Popularity Contest: are These Politicos...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2017 | Tony's Kansas City

    Sen. Claire hand picked her opponent Todd Akin who couldn't help but shoot himself in the foot . . . Now, Missouri seems to be turning into a reliably Red State and her continued Anti-Prez Trump stance could be portrayed as obstructionism by many Missouri voters.

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  3. Why Trump is Doubling Down on the Voter Fraud FraudRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2017 | OpEdNews

    ... non-existent. There are rare cases in which individuals will try to vote illegally. Former Republican congressman Todd Akin of Missouri, for example, who got caught voting at his old polling place after moving, presumably to hide the move from his ...

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  4. Why Trump is Doubling Down on the Voter Fraud FraudRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2017 | Counterpunch

    ... non-existent. There are rare cases in which individuals will try to vote illegally. Former Republican congressman Todd Akin of Missouri, for example, who got caught voting at his old polling place after moving, presumably to hide the move from his ...

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  5. Claire McCaskill calls on Women's March to save her Senate seatRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2017 | Washington Examiner

    ... up two Republicans in the Show Me State, overcoming Sen. Jim Talent in 2006 and then easily dispatching challenger Todd Akin in 2012. And phishing for feminist support could prove a good move if she pulls of an electoral hat trick in 2018. We're ...

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  6. It's news if they say it's newsRead the original story

    Jan 3, 2017 | The Dodge County News

    ... GunOwners.org, ConservativeByte.com, CowboyByte.com, AWDude.com, WND.com, AIM.org. Republican Congressman Todd Akin ran for the Senate in 2014 and says the party threw him overboard in fear of the liberal media - true! They were gutless, cutting off ...

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  7. "The Donald" and "the Mooch"Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2017 | Wilson's Almanac

    ... reporter to a closed-door fundraiser where Karl Rove was recorded telling fellow Republicans they needed to "sink" Todd Akin, the Senate candidate of " legitimate rape" fame . (That flap seems almost quaint in the age of Trump.) Vogel quoted a ...

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  8. Meet Donald Trump's emissary to the super-rich: Anthony...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2017 | Salon

    ... reporter to a closed-door fundraiser where Karl Rove was recorded telling fellow Republicans they needed to "sink" Todd Akin, the Senate candidate of "legitimate rape" fame. (That flap seems almost quaint in the age of Trump.) Vogel quoted a ...

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  9. Ex-Missouri treasurer tapped for Greitens' administrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2017 | News Tribune

    ... She previously served as a state senator and then as state treasurer from 2005-2009. She lost to former U.S. Rep. Todd Akin in a three-way primary for U.S. Senate in 2012.

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  10. Ex-treasurer tapped for Greitens' teamRead the original story

    Jan 6, 2017 | News Tribune

    ... e. She previously served as a state senator and then as state treasurer from 2005-09. She lost to former U.S. Rep. Todd Akin in a three-way primary for U.S. Senate in 2012.

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  11. The 2018 Senate Map Puts Senator Schumer's Filibuster Threat to the ...Read the original story

    Jan 6, 2017 | Instapundit

    ... already signaled she will fight Trump, but her state went overwhelmingly to him and she won't have the luxury of Todd Akin as an opponent again. Sen. Joe Donnelly represents a state that clearly rejected Evan Bayh's comeback and delivered its ...

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  12. Kentucky Republicans propose abortion ban after 20 weeks: "One...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2017 | Salon

    ... mment unintentionally opened up the "legitimate rape" loophole, when, in 2012, then-Missouri Senate candidate Rep. Todd Akin , argued that women who are victims of what he called "legitimate rape" rarely get pregnant.

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  13. 10 freshmen to watch in the new CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 27, 2016 | The Hill

    ... compared Lewis, a talk show host with a history of controversial comments, to failed Missouri GOP Senate candidate Todd Akin and Trump. Democrats believed the treasure trove offered by Lewis's talk radio show would surely doom him. They were wrong. ...

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  14. How to argue with your relatives about abortion: A few arguments that ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2016 | Salon

    ... anticipated by certain pastors and propagandists who maintain that pregnancy in cases of rape is rare. Remember Todd Akin, the congressman from Missouri who argued in 2012 that "if it's a legitimate rape, the female body has ways to try to shut that ...

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  15. Can Republican senators get to 60 seats in 2018?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2016 | Washington Post

    ... underwhelming campaign. Claire McCaskill (D-Mo.) looked headed for defeat four years ago until her GOP challenger, Todd Akin, started talking about rape in a way that offended many in the "Show Me" state. She won reelection easily against the inept ...

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  16. Chart: Why Heidi Heitkamp Should Take the AgSec JobRead the original story

    Dec 13, 2016 | PoliPundit

    Because, since she barely squeaked past an underwhelming opponent in 2012 (the Year of Todd Akin), North Dakota has become even more Republican, thanks to an influx of oil field workers.

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  17. Senate Democrats got a big break today. They are going to need many more.Read the original story

    Dec 13, 2016 | The Washington Post

    ... in 2010 and 2012 when the tea party wing pushed unelectable nominees such as Christine O'Donnell (Del.) and Todd Akin (Mo.) into general elections over more establishment figures with track records of cross-party appeal. And then there is the weight ...

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  18. Thirteen Women Who Should Think About Running for President in 2020Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2016 | The New Yorker

    ... 5. Claire McCaskill , senior senator from Missouri. She has won election in a red state twice-in 2012, by beating Todd Akin in a race that gained national attention because of his outrageous comments about women, "legitimate rape," and abortion. One ...

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  19. The Worst Could Be Yet to Come for DemocratsRead the original story

    Dec 12, 2016 | The New York Observer

    ... her race by a very large margin, so it is not by any means certain that she would have lost even if her opponent, Todd Akin, hadn't made his comment. Donnelly, however, may well have needed his opponent's error-during a televised debate, no less-to ...

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  20. Morning Digest: A scandal-tarred governor gets to pick a new senator. What could possibly go wrong?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2016 | Daily Kos

    ... After polls showed her in rough shape for re-election four years ago, she took a major risk in helping then-Rep. Todd Akin secure the GOP nomination, then went on to a startling 16-point victory thanks to Akin's infamous comments about "legitimate ...

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