Todd Akin's Rape Comments May Have Repercussions for Mitt Romney

In the midst of a presidential election centered on the economy, rape and pregnancy have suddenly become issues of national discussion, a development that could hurt Republican Mitt Romney. The furor over Rep. Todd Akin's remark that victims of "legitimate rape" rarely get pregnant has forced the GOP's presumptive presidential nominee to repudiate Akin's comments, signaling that the controversial remark has already become a distraction for the Republican Party as it prepares for its nominating...Full Story
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