Via POLITICO: Todd Akin just said on Good Morning America that he will not come to the Republican National Convention here next week but again insisted that he will stay in the Senate race. “The people of Missouri chose me to be their candidate,” he said. “I don’t think it’s right for party bosses to override [them].”
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