Robin Marty a senior editor on RH Reality Check discusses Todd Akin's comments08/30/12 Mary Glenney
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Robin Marty, a senior editor for RH Reality Check, discusses the comments of Rep.Todd Akin from Missouri. RH Reality Check is an internet web sight that updates reproductive issues of women. Robin compares Todd Akin's beliefs to those of most Republican lawmakers and questions if Akin is that different from the policies and issues held by Paul Ryan and others. Robin discusses the bills and issues that have been introduced and fought for in Congress and feels that Todd Akin is "mainstream" in Republican Congressional thinking and policy programs. For more information go to rh-reality check.org. Both Akin and Vice Presidential candidate Paul Ryan have fought for personhood bills which would define a fertilized egg as a person.