federal housing subsidies http://kbia.org en Akin, McCaskill campaign spar over tax returns http://kbia.org/post/akin-mccaskill-campaign-spar-over-tax-returns <p>Republican challenger Todd Akin wants Missouri Senator Claire McCaskill to release her husband's income tax returns, even though Akin hasn't released his own.</p><p>Akin said Wednesday that the Democratic incumbent should release the tax returns of her husband, Joseph Shepard, to prove the family didn't personally profit from nearly $40 million of federal housing subsidies paid to businesses affiliated with Shepard. Akin campaign adviser Rick Tyler said Akin won't release his own tax documents unless Shepard does first.</p> Thu, 11 Oct 2012 13:58:30 +0000 Associated Press 22636 at http://kbia.org Akin, McCaskill campaign spar over tax returns