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Rep. Todd Akin

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie speaks at rally for Mitt Romney (credit: Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Christie Has Harsh Words For Akin; Offers Hint About RNC Keynote Speech

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie continues to finalize his keynote address for next week’s Republican National Convention in Tampa, Fla. When asked about taking the national stage in a high-profile role, the governor said he’s looking forward to the opportunity.

08/22/2012

Singer Taylor Ferrera's 'Legitimate Rape' song went viral on YouTube. (credit: Personal photo via Taylor Ferrera)

Queens Singer’s ‘Legitimate Rape’ Song Goes Viral

“It is too ridiculous not to be made fun of,” Taylor Ferrera said. “I also think that the majority of people on both sides disagree with what [Rep. Todd Akin] said. It does bring to light an idea about rape that is obviously out there.”

08/22/2012

Governor Chris Christie speaking at a press conference in Asbury Park, N.J. (credit: Governor's Office/Tim Larsen)

Christie Calls Rape Comments By Missouri Senate Candidate ‘Asinine’ & ‘Reprehensible’

Six-term congressman Todd Akin continues to come under fire from fellow Republicans and Democrats after his response to a question about abortion in cases when women become pregnant as a result of rape.

08/20/2012