In response to:

Missouri: The 'Show Me Another G.O.P. Candidate' State

Informed Voter Wrote: Aug 23, 2012 10:12 AM
He may be against abortion, which I may agree. But he is an imbecile about science and biology. He is an embarassment to be a member of the congressional science committee. Just because he has one issue I may agree with doesn't mean I rubberstamp him as acceptable. The embracing of ignorance as a virtue is the wrong way for America's future.

Relying on Todd Akin's sense of decency has not worked. Within hours of his idiotic comments about "legitimate rape," Karl Rove's Crossroads GPS pulled out millions of dollars in funding for the Missouri Senate race. Akin didn't get the hint.

Reince Priebus, chairman of the Republican National Committee, withdrew all funding from the Missouri race. Akin still refused to quit.

Sen. Ron Johnson of Wisconsin, a major Christian and tea party favorite, immediately called for Akin to withdraw from the race -- nothing.

Even Sean Hannity, the most true-blue Republican and...