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Republicans Can’t Duck Abortion Issue

Larky Wrote: Aug 27, 2012 7:11 AM
It would be utterly impossible to attribute to any party for making the group believe the exact same stance on this subject. Democrats for, Republicans against, as is the political dialogue of today! Just as every individual looks different physically, so do people in their belief system think differently, period!
Republican Party operatives, who wasted no time indicting their Missouri Senate candidate Rep. Todd Akin for his interview faux pas on abortion, may bear more responsibility than Akin himself for the mess that has been created.

Akin’s statement, suggesting low probability of conception in cases of ‘legitimate rape,” was barely coherent and was said with neither force nor conviction. He said it was a view he “understood from doctors.” And soon after, he apologized.

Akin has served six terms in Congress with a consistent, unblemished conservative record. The fact that leaders of his own party joined hands...