“He has offended a lot of women…and I think it’s important for the Republic Party to say ‘that’s not us.'”
At least a half-dozen looming figures in his own state party urged Akin to bow out, including presumptive presidential nominee Mitt Romney.
Former Missouri Senator John Danforth is calling for Todd Akin to step aside.
It’s not just party operatives pushing some agenda on Twitter…
Danforth says the political center has collapsed and “compromise” has become a dirty word among Republicans and Democrats.
John Hancock: Roundtable, Unemployment Numbers, Presidential Endorsement, Local and National Political Update
John Hancock hosts a roundtable discussion with St. Louis Alderman Antonio French, Political reporter Jo Mannies, and the Show Me Institute’s Rick Edlund. How do we interpret the new unemployment numbers and what impact might […]
Charlie talks with former U.S. Senator John Danforth about “Joplin Tomorrow”, an effort to help the City of Joplin, MO, make a comeback after a disastrous spring tornado ravaged 7 miles of the City; and with Jill Schlesinger of CBS Moneywatch.com about the release of 60 million barrels of oil reserves.
John Danforth’s Joplin Tomorrow fund will breathe life into devastated small business community.
The senator would like to see the federal government cover 100% of the cleanup costs.
The death toll in Joplin from the massive tornado has risen to 154 people.