It’s probably always been that while you like a certain candidate for high public office, you have a few misgivings about their positions on some issues. There are, of course, some voters who are in step with a candidate all the way. We’re in step with Sen. Claire McCaskill on most of her positions, but not on others, such as abortion and her past backing of President Obama.
Sen. McCaskill, a Democrat, is in a heated race to retain her seat in the Senate. Republican Rep. Todd Akin has brought the contest into the national spotlight because of some of his remarks about women, rape, pregnancies and abortion. The Republican state and national leadership wanted him to drop out because of what he said, but he refused and has been gaining on McCaskill, according to some polls.
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