Todd Akin - Controversies

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On August 19, 2012 Congressman Akin appeared on the Jaco Report and discussed a number of issued relative to the 2012 senate elections. The interview came less than two weeks after he secured the Republican nomination as the Missouri Senate candidate. When discussing the issue of abortion, Congressman Akin was directly asked about whether he allowed for exceptions for rape and incest. In responding to the question he stated that in the case of "legitimate rape", a woman's body has cert ...