Can Republicans Avoid the Next Todd Akin?

No matter how far they veer to the right, someone can always outflank them. As a result, the GOP has to worry about primaries in a way Democrats don’t.

KIRKWOOD, MO - SEPTEMBER 24: U.S. Rep. Todd Akin (R-MO) speaks to supporters during a fundraiser, which was also attended by Former Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich, on September 24, 2012 in Kirkwood, Missouri. Gingrich was in the St. Louis area to support Akin's U.S. Senate campaign against incumbent Claire McCaskill. 
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