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WAKE UP, GOP, AND QUIT OSTRACIZING TODD AKIN

June56 Wrote: Aug 25, 2012 12:06 AM
Couldn't disagree with you more. akin needs to do the right thing and step down if he really cares anything about this country. I cannot believe such ignorance could be spoken and then want people to defend him on top of it.
annfan_777 Wrote: Aug 25, 2012 7:21 AM
Every politician makes dumb remarks from time to time. This is basically a non-issue.
June56 Wrote: Aug 25, 2012 10:35 AM

Prediction: If the GOP establishment doesn't follow Republican Rep. Todd Akin's example with a big, fat apology -- to Akin -- the whole party goes down in flames come November.

I don't mean every Republican will lose, but there is great political peril in not sealing the hole in Republican armor that has opened in Missouri and instead permitting it to remain a Democratic pressure point. Further, "for the good of the country" (the mantra accompanying the partywide chorus of pleas to Akin to drop out of his U.S. Senate race), Republicans must resume funding Akin's viable campaign ASAP, after cutting it...