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Elections 2012: Paul Ryan Responds To Todd Akin, Clarifies Abortion Position: ‘Rape Is Rape’
August 22nd, 2012

Rep. Paul Ryan explained his stance on abortion Wednesday for the first time since Rep. Todd Akin’s controversial comments about “legitimate rape.”

Republicans Push Todd Akin to Quit Senate Race Over Rape Comments
August 20th, 2012

Senior Republicans on Monday pushed their candidate in the Missouri Senate race, congressman Todd Akin, to quit over his remarks about rape.

Todd Akin on Abortion: Victims Of ‘Legitimate Rape’ Don’t Get Pregnant [Video]
August 19th, 2012

Missouri Republican Rep. and Senate nominee Todd Akin said in an interview Sunday that in the case of what he called “legitimate rape,” the “female body has ways to try to shut that whole thing down.”