THE IRON PEN by Daniel Hite

August 10, 2012

Why Akin Won

One word characterizes the MO Senate primary win – integrity. Todd Akin’s constituency has learned to trust and appreciate him.

Akin and grandsons at election night victory party

Why? Because he is an honest man of his word, by the grace of God. (The Congressman will be the first to admit that.) The Akin campaign staff and volunteers are not just in it for the money, the win, or anything else. They are in it for Todd and the conservative cause he characterizes. He is honest, trustworthy, and approachable. There’s no dirt or skeletons. He is a man of conviction and principle. That is why he can be trusted even if one may not always agree with a particular vote. You know he is voting wholesome, Godly, traditional values.

Some are uncomfortable with Akin’s frequent expression of his faith. I think there is absolutely nothing to fear. He knows his American history and that our founding fathers believed in personal faith and in public reliance on “Divine Providence,” yet without any establishment of a national religion. Acknowledgment and establishment are two completely different things. You will not see Todd Akin cross that line. Todd Akin is a proponent of everything that has made America great. He acknowledges our historic trust in God as well as the Divine endowment of our inalienable rights. He is a protector of the family, the cell of our civilization, as well as a defender of our personal, political, and economic liberties.

You cannot buy trust. You cannot purchase true loyalty. They are earned. And Todd Akin has earned this win with his life and service. May God multiply his tribe and may God continue to bless America!

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2 Comments »

  1. Tuesday, August 14, 2012

    Dear Missourians:

    Precisely as written.

    America, bless God …

    Sincerely,

    the Williams’ <

    Comment by the Williams Family — August 14, 2012 @ 7:47 pm | Reply

  2. Thursday on the vast Illinois Prairie, August 23, 2012

    Dear Americans:

    This morning, our family praises the Lord for …

    A. Citizen-Statesmen such as Congressman Todd Akin.

    B. Loyal members of his diligent, hardworking staff.

    C. This FACT: “The only deadline is … November!”

    With kindest regards,

    Bud and Nancy and Kids
    <

    Comment by Bud and Nancy — August 23, 2012 @ 8:45 am | Reply


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