Todd Akin (R-MO-2nd) Rep.

 

 Currently: Akin is fighting back calls for him to drop out of the upcoming Senate race for saying, “It seems to me first of all, from what I understand from doctors, that’s really rare,” Akin told KTVI. “If it’s a legitimate rape, the female body has ways to try to shut that whole thing down.”  Read more about this story from Politico: http://www.politico.com/news/stories/0812/79889.html Bio: William Todd Akin (born July 5, 1947) Represents Missouri’s 2nd congressional district, serving since 2001 as a Republican. He won the 2012 Republican primary for the U.S.…

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Rick Santorum (R) – 2016 Presidential Candidate

 

 Bio: Richard John “Rick” Santorum (born May 10, 1958) was a lawyer before becoming the Representative for suburban Pittsburgh in 1991 and Senator for Pennsylvania from 1995, before losing his seat in 2006 and returning to law, public policy and the media. Read more Rick Santorum official campaign site Column archives at Townhall.com Biography at WhoRunsGov.com at The Washington Post Biography at the Biographical Directory of the United States Congress Voting record maintained by The Washington Post Biography, voting record, and interest group ratings at Project Vote Smart Congressional profile at GovTrack Issue positions and quotes at On The Issues Financial information at OpenSecrets.org Campaign finance reports and data at the Federal Election…

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Graves, Sam (R-MO-6th) Rep.

 

 Samuel Bruce “Sam” Graves, Jr. is the U.S. Representative for Missouri’s 6th congressional district.  He has served since 2001 and is a member of the Republican Party. In 2009 Graves was under investigation by House Ethics Committee citing a possible conflict of interest with a long time friend of his wife’s to testify at a committee hearing  on the federal regulation of biodiesel and ethanol production. Apparently there was a financial link that Graves failed to report.  The Office of Congressional Ethics felt there was substantial reason to believe a conflict…

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