Republican Women Split on Todd Akin Staying in U.S. Senate Race

Republican Women Split on Todd Akin Staying in U.S. Senate Race

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Some women delegates say the party is making the right decision by taking steps to show Romney as supportive of women and by humanizing him. They said his wife Ann Romney’s speech to the convention on Aug. 28 was a step in broadening his appeal to women voters.