Congressman Todd Akin Missouri's 2nd District
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Akin Encouraged by Old Monroe Hearings on Plan H

December 1, 2010

WASHINGTON, DC – Congressman Todd Akin (R-Mo.), today said he was encouraged that the Army Corps. of Engineers was holding an open house and public hearing on...


Akin Opposes $3.9 Trillion Tax Increase:

November 17, 2010

Calls for Extending Tax Cuts for All Americans   Congressman Todd Akin (R-Mo.), today spoke out against Democrat plans to significantly increase income taxes....


Akin and Franks Commemorate 20th Anniversary of Bombay Challenge

November 8, 2010

November 8, 2010 – Todd Akin (MO-02) and Congressman Trent Franks (AZ-02) today issued the following statement in recognition of the 20th anniversary of the ...


Now is the Time to Reform the House

November 9, 2010

Last week, the American people sent a loud message to Washington: Congress needs to be reformed and get back to the business of representing the people. The Amer...


Is mandating health care unconstitutional?

September 14, 2010

Nearly a month ago, a clear message was sent to Washington, D.C., when 71 percent of Missouri voters supported Proposition C and rejected "Obamacare." At the heart of Prop C and ...


Peace through weakness is not viable

September 1, 2010

Respondents of a recent Real Clear Politics Poll indicated that 50.7 percent of Americans disapprove of the job that President Obama is doing, and 61.4 percent expressed the belief that ...


Where are the alarm bells?

August 27, 2010

The prospect of a nuclear Iran has long been of great concern to the Western world. Yet, last week, when Iran began fueling its first nuclear reactor, the world blinked. At on...


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"I wish from my soul that the legislature of this State could see a policy of a gradual Abolition of Slavery." (letter to Lawrence Lewis, August 4, 1797) --- George Washington was the Commander-in-Chief of the Continental Army and the first President of the United States of America.

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