Originally published on Fri October 19, 2012 4:55 pm
Incumbent Senator Claire McCaskill and Republican challenger Todd Akin squared off in their final debate of the campaign last night. Those hoping for a slugfest were probably disappointed.
In fact, Akin’s previous “legitimate rape” comment largely went ignored, and the two candidates didn’t cover much new ground.
They mostly stuck to the talking points they’ve used on the campaign trail – McCaskill portrayed herself as a moderate.
The Jefferson City Public Works and Planning Committee submitted plans for a potential bike loop Thursday.
Democratic Senator Claire McCaskill and her Republican challenger Todd Akin face off tonight in their last scheduled Senatorial debate.
The Taliban’s attack on a 14 year old human rights campaigner in Pakistan has drawn condemnation from within the country and throughout the world.