In the aftermath of the election, Gannett Washington correspondent Deirdre Shesgreen interviewed key stakeholders in the GOP’s unsuccessful effort to get Todd Akin to drop out of the U.S. Senate race. Particularly interesting: the role that Sen. Roy Blunt played as the drama unfolded. Read her report.
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