Yael T. Abouhalkah | Why Akin matters: Obama now leads Romney in Missouri

Think Mitt Romney is a sure-fire winner in Missouri this November? Think again. At least that's the takeaway from the [poll](http://www.rasmussenreports.com/public_content/politics/elections/election_2012/election_2012_presidential_election/missouri/election_2012_missouri_president), released Friday, by Republican-leaning Rasmussen Reports. President Barack Obama leads 47-46, wiping out Romney's previous six-point lead. Why is this happening? Thank you, Todd Akin. The U.S. representative's inane ...