FILE - In this Sept. 21, 2012 file photo, Sen. Claire McCaskill, D-Mo., speaks during the first debate in the Missouri Senate race, in Columbia, Mo. A conservative fundraising group endorsed embattled Missouri Senate candidate Todd Akin on Thursday and said its membership had pledged $290,000 to help replenish the Republican's financially strapped campaign against Democratic U.S. Sen. Claire McCaskill. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson, File)

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FILE - In this Sept. 21, 2012 file photo, Sen. Claire McCaskill, D-Mo., speaks during the first debate in the Missouri Senate race, in Columbia, Mo. A conservative fundraising group endorsed embattled Missouri Senate candidate Todd Akin on Thursday and said its membership had pledged $290,000 to help replenish the Republican's financially strapped campaign against Democratic U.S. Sen. Claire McCaskill. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson, File)
FILE - In this Sept. 21, 2012 file photo, Sen. Claire McCaskill, D-Mo., speaks during the first debate in the Missouri Senate race, in Columbia, Mo. A conservative fundraising group endorsed embattled Missouri Senate candidate Todd Akin on Thursday and said its membership had pledged $290,000 to help replenish the Republican's financially strapped campaign against Democratic U.S. Sen. Claire McCaskill. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson, File)
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