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Missouri Senate Race Model For the Nation

brewster Wrote: Oct 22, 2012 8:40 PM
You are woefully ignorant of the facts. It's the Dem party thqt has consistently embraced putting the minorities firmly in their place. Think Robert Byrd (Head Clansman), and his buddies who consistently filibustered the bills to "free" the blacks. The Dem party has NEVER embraced civil rights.

A new poll from Wenzel Strategies shows Rep. Todd Akin leading incumbent Senator Claire McCaskill in the race for the Senate seat in Missouri.

It’s big news that Akin is still alive and kicking despite being abandoned by the national Republican Party leadership.

Akin, who refused to succumb to pressure from his own party leadership to get out of the race after poorly expressing himself in an interview on the issue of rape and abortion, has been left to his own resources and friends to raise funds.

According to the just published fundraising report for the last quarter, going through...