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The real reason Republicans want Akin out

The Republicans are so upset about Rep. Todd Akin because he has verbalized the mindset of the bulk of the Republican base, and now they can see how ugly it is in the light of day.

David Weinstock, Forest Hill

Copyright © 2015, The Baltimore Sun
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