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  1. Trouble in North CarolinaRead the original story

    Monday Mar 24 | National Review Online

    ... to "extremist" charges in a general election, just based on style. It didn't fall anywhere near the realm of a "Todd Akin problem," according to my source, but it was just, well, a tiny bit off-putting. But that's not the biggest problem with ...

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  2. Winning Formula for GOP Women: 'Kitchen-Table' TalkRead the original story

    Mar 21, 2014 | News Max

    ... well on the issue because of "stupid things have been said by unfortunate messengers," referring to former Rep. Todd Akin of Missouri. During his 2012 campaign for Senate, Akin said that abortion in cases of rape was unnecessary because "if it's a ...

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  3. Brasch WordsROMNEY Tax-Return Debate Opens a Window on his SoulRead the original story

    Aug 24, 2012 | American Reporter

    ... ranks of the poor, the fanatics and loons that now control the Republican Party have only one answer - drop dead. Todd Akin and Paul Ryan are not isolated examples. They reflect the mainstream thinking of their party. If and when the Republicans ...

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  4. Quinn: A $10/hour minimum wage is a principle as old as the BibleRead the original story

    Mar 21, 2014 | Hot Air

    ... senator Kirk Dillard. That's far more than Democrats spent - $1.2 million - trying to steer Republican votes to Todd Akin in the 2012 Senate primary in Missouri, where Akin was viewed as the weakest candidate to take on vulnerable Democrat Claire ...

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  5. Yankees' Brendan Ryan Has New Back Injury, Scratched From Red Sox GameRead the original story

    Mar 20, 2014 | Crooks and Liars

    ... Republican vice presidential candidate Paul Ryan is now refusing to explain a bill that he co-sponsored with Rep. Todd Akin (R-MO) that critics say would have redefined rape, providing federal assistance only to victims of "forcible rape." In an

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  6. Morning Memo: More election forecasters shift Senate race to 'toss up'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2014 | News Observer

    ... number of the strongest Republican contenders is getting clearer, while the threat of another Richard Mourdock or Todd Akin has waned in a number of states. "As such, Sens. Mark Begich in Alaska, Mary Landrieu in Louisiana , and Kay Hagan in North ...

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  7. Battle for Fiscal Sanity Moves to IllinoisRead the original story

    Mar 20, 2014 | Commentary Magazine

    ... candidates (i.e. Missouri Senator Claire McCaskill's clever gambit in which she helped the hapless Todd Akin become her opponent in 2012), this time the trick didn't work. As a result of Rauner's primary win, Illinois will provide the country with a ...

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  8. Eliana Johnson: Is This Illinois's Scott Walker?Read the original story

    Mar 19, 2014 | National Review Online

    ... senator Kirk Dillard. That's far more than Democrats spent - $1.2 million - trying to steer Republican votes to Todd Akin in the 2012 Senate primary in Missouri, where Akin was viewed as the weakest candidate to take on vulnerable Democrat Claire ...

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  9. Texas GOP Tells Women: Stop Using Equal Pay Laws And 'Negotiate' Like A ManRead the original story

    Mar 18, 2014 | Crooks and Liars

    ... courts for action, to become better negotiators." What's that saying about when you're in a hole? It looks like Todd Akin hasn't learned that lesson yet, because he just keeps on diggin'. Todd Akin Suggests Employers Should Be Able To Pay Women ...

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  10. DiscussRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2014 | Daily Kos

    ... ange the subject from the actual legislation you support, in other words. Luckily for Democrats, there's usually a Todd Akin-or, for that matter, an S.E. Cupp-around to make the real Republican agenda crystal clear.

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  11. Conservative advice: The best way to run against abortion is to lie about itRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2014 | Daily Kos

    ... the subject from the actual legislation you support, in other words. Luckily for Democrats, there's usually a Todd Akin-or, for that matter, an S.E. Cupp-around to make the real Republican agenda crystal clear. Consider if one or more of these tags ...

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  12. Opinion | Better candidates, better results for the GOP senate prospectsRead the original story

    Mar 17, 2014 | Miami Student

    ... Act is still the most potent issue for voters, and they're not happy with it. As long as another Sharon Angle, Todd Akin, or Christine O'Donnell doesn't emerge and ruin everything for the GOP, it's hard to see how the money, the electorate and the ...

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  13. NC-Sen: Tea Party Lunatic Dr. Greg Brannon (R) Says Thom Tillis (R) Is UnelectableRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2014 | Daily Kos

    ... a very conservative primary." And if Brannon does win the nomination, Republicans could easily have another Rep. Todd Akin (R-MO) situation on their hands. Don't get me wrong, Brannon is awful but Tillis would also be terrible to have in the U.S. ...

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  14. Law Students At Chris Coons' Alma Mater Slam His Vote Against DOJ Civil Rights NomineeRead the original story

    Mar 17, 2014 | The Huffington Post

    ... target="_blank">Source: Center For Responsive Politics Republican Rep. Todd Akin and Democratic Sen. Claire McCaskill shake hands after the end of the second debate in the Missouri Senate race Thursday, Oct. 18, 2012, in Clayton, Mo. (AP ...

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  15. Brasch WordsROMNEY Tax-Return Debate Opens a Window on his SoulRead the original story

    Aug 24, 2012 | American Reporter

    ... ranks of the poor, the fanatics and loons that now control the Republican Party have only one answer - drop dead. Todd Akin and Paul Ryan are not isolated examples. They reflect the mainstream thinking of their party. If and when the Republicans ...

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  16. Karl Rove Thinks GOP Senate Takeover Is 'Highly Likely'Read the original story

    Mar 16, 2014 | Switched

    ... worries that tea party candidates might cost the GOP winnable races, as in 2012, when Republican Senate hopeful Todd Akin's numbers tanked after he said victims of "legitimate rape" rarely become pregnant. "I think it's going very well. First of ...

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  17. Rove predicts GOP will take SenateRead the original story

    Mar 16, 2014 | Politico

    ... the party is doing a good job tamping down on controversial candidates who might blew winnable races, like Rep. Todd Akin did Missouri. Rove said "we've got to avoid situations like that" and said that the GOP has a much better "cast of characters" ...

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  18. Mark Levin: GOP Establishment 'Dumped All Over' JollyRead the original story

    Mar 14, 2014 | Free Republic

    ... Young. "They expected him to lose, and so they had their whole positioning ready to go that this was just another Todd Akin, a conservative kook," Levin said, referring to the Republican Senate candidate who lost a race in Missouri in 2012. "This ...

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  19. 2016 Hopefuls Woo Social Conservatives With Focus on Pro-Life PrinciplesRead the original story

    Mar 12, 2014 | Cybercast News Service

    ... It is not a health care issue. It is a violence issue." In 2012's Senate race in Missouri, Republican candidate Todd Akin was asked about access to abortion in the case of rape. He said such pregnancies are "really rare. If it's a legitimate rape, ...

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  20. Correction: Republicans-Abortion storyRead the original story

    Mar 13, 2014 | KDWN

    ... It is not a health care issue. It is a violence issue." In 2012's Senate race in Missouri, Republican candidate Todd Akin was asked about access to abortion in the case of rape. He said such pregnancies are "really rare. If it's a legitimate rape, ...

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