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Akin camp: Ask Claire McCaskill to drop out
|Last Edited||RBH Aug 23, 2012 12:32pm|
|Media||Newspaper - Washington Post|
|News Date||Thursday, August 23, 2012 06:00:00 PM UTC0:0|
Rep. Todd Akin (R-Mo.) is ten points down in the latest Rasmussen poll, but he’s feeling bullish. Campaign manager Perry Akin says in a statement:
“The fact that Claire McCaskill is only polling at 48% after 72 hours of constant negative attacks on Todd Akin shows just how weak she is. If she can’t break fifty percent after a week like this, Democrats should ask Claire to step down. Todd is in this race to win; we will close this gap and win in November with the support of the grassroots in Missouri and across America.”