Rep. Todd Akin

Claire McCaskill, Todd Akin.  (Getty Images)

McCaskill, Akin Make Weekend Push For Mo. Senate

Both candidates criss-crossing the state.


Newt Gingrich visits St. Louis area for Todd Akin campaign

Gingrich Headlines Fundraising Event For Akin

Shunned by Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney, Missouri Senate candidate Todd Akin turned Tuesday to former presidential hopeful Newt Gingrich to help draw money and attention to his quest to oust Democratic Sen. Claire McCaskill.


Sen. Claire McCaskill, D-Mo., is seen at a press conference announcing legislation on wartime contracting on March 1, 2012 in the Senate Radio-Television Gallery of the Capitol in Washington, D.C. (credit: MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

McCaskill Ad: ‘Todd Akin Is Scary’

Democratic Sen. Claire McCaskill on Monday launched a Halloween-week ad casting her Republican challenger Todd Akin as “scary” because of his remarks about “legitimate rape.” Akin, meanwhile, is gaining some outside help in his quest to oust Missouri’s senior senator.


Former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee delivers remarks to the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) at the Marriott Wardman Park on Feb. 10, 2012 in Washington, D.C. (credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Huckabee: GOP Establishment Orchestrated ‘Systematic Attack’ On Akin

Former Republican presidential candidate Mike Huckabee is standing by embattled Missouri Congressman Todd Akin and soliciting donations for his Senate campaign.


TeenNick Halo Award-honoree Brryan Jackson (L) visits Capitol Hill to meet with Rep. Todd Akin, R-Mo., on Dec. 9, 2009 in Washington, D.C. (credit: Paul Morigi/Getty Images for Nickelodeon)

Akin: Paul Ryan Told Me To Drop Out Of Senate Race

Rep. Todd Akin defied the nation’s top Republicans and refused to abandon a Senate bid that has been hobbled by fallout over his comments that women’s bodies can prevent pregnancies in cases of “legitimate rape.”


Former Missouri State Treasurer Sarah Steelman

Steelman Forks Out $100k For Campaign

Steelman wants to make sure she has enough resources to spread her message.



McCaskill is Ready to Rumble With Republicans

“I fully expect them to spend a lot of money trying to take me out.”


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