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Akin: Sorry Guys, I’m here to Stay

Nita58 Wrote: Sep 25, 2012 10:45 PM
Romney is not pro-choice. He was, when he was younger, thinking about a mother being ill, and so on., but changed his mind after finding out what was happening - abortions up to the last month of a pregnancy, etc. (His religion is against abortion btw.) Have you ever changed your mind? Who hasn't? I changed my mind from democrat to republican. I wanted to vote for John F. Kennedy, but had not yet become an American citizen (had to wait for 5 years). Later I realized I was a republican. Romney believes homosexuals should have the same civil rights as any other American, but that marriage is ordained of God, between a man and a woman. I also believe that, and I would defend with all my might any gay person being ill treated.

Get used to it: Missouri Senate hopeful Todd Akin is in it for the long haul:

A defiant Rep. Todd Akin made it official today, saying once again he will not drop out of the Missouri Senate race.

Today was the last day Akin could be removed from the November ballot -- something top Republicans had sought since he made comments in August about "legitimate rape."

As ministers and social conservatives such as Phyllis Schafly stood at his side, Akin said at a news conference that the people of Missouri spoke when they elected him the Republican Party's...