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Republicans Can’t Duck Abortion Issue

shubi_ Wrote: Aug 27, 2012 10:11 AM
It was as high as 1.5 million per year and now stands at 1.2 million. Worldwide 40 million abortions are performed each year. That is 400,000million people killed every year. And the Nazi, communist socialists protest against wars that kill several thousand a year. There is a serious epidemic of cognitive dissonance on the left.
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...