Source: Ashley Killough / CNN Karl Rove, a former adviser to President George W. Bush and now head of the conservative super PAC American Crossroads, apologized on Friday to Rep. Todd Akin of Missouri after a reporter published biting words Rove used to describe the embattled Senate candidate. “We should sink Todd Akin. If he’s found mysteriously [...]
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Does That Story Really Have Legs? Roland Martin And Joe “Pags” Discuss The Media Coverage Of Rep. Akin, POTUS Speaking To The W.H. Press Corps
Roland Martin and Joe “Pags” Pagliarulo, nationally syndicated radio talkshow host, debate the media’s coverage of Rep. Todd Akin staying in the Missouri senate race and President Barack Obama engaging the White House press corps for the first time in weeks.
Rep. Todd Akin, R-Mo., confirms with TODAY’s Matt Lauer that vice presidential candidate and fellow congressman Paul Ryan advised him to step down amid the fallout of comments he made about rape and abortion.
Source: CNN Embattled U.S. Rep. Todd Akin told Mike Huckabee on his radio show Tuesday he was not withdrawing from the Missouri Senate race. “I want to make one thing absolutely clear. We are going to continue with this U.S. Senate race,” Akin said. To follow this topic visit CNN.
MEDIAITE: Rep. Steve King Defends Akin, Claims He Hasn’t Heard Of Any Young Rape Victims Getting Pregnant (VIDEO)
KMEG 14 – News, Weather, Sports for Sioux City and Siouxland | Source: Andrew Kirell / Mediaite While the conservatives who have defended GOP Senate nominee Todd Akin are far and few between, they have mostly focused on defending him from the Republican Party establishment’s attempt to oust him from the nomination — but they haven’t defended his actual [...]
Missouri Rep. Todd Akin apologized Monday for his televised comments that women’s bodies are able to prevent pregnancies in “a legitimate rape” situation, but he refused to heed calls to abandon his bid for the Senate. (Aug. 20)
President Obama takes a firm stance on rape, responding to Rep. Todd Akin’s controversial comments. WATCH: