Sat Sep 29, 2012, 07:11 AM
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Bond reverses course, endorses Akin for Senate
Source: STL Post-dispatch
WASHINGTON • Republicans are coming home to Todd Akin, although none yet bearing the piles of money he needs.
A month after describing Akin's ongoing Senate run as "tragically unfortunate," former Sen. Christopher "Kit" Bond issued a statement today saying he supported Akin's bid for the Senate and referred to the battle for Senate control as the reason why.
"Todd's comments were unacceptable but he's apologized, I believe his regret is sincere, and it is time to focus on the national stakes in this election," Bond said.
"Todd can win and I'll be doing what I can to help ensure the Democrats that gave us big government and job-killing policies like ObamaCare don't continue controlling the U.S. Senate," Bond added.
Read more: http://www.stltoday.com/news/local/govt-and-politics/political-fix/bond-reverses-course-endorses-akin-for-senate/article_644e046c-0990-11e2-8f04-001a4bcf6878.html
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