Political fracas: Debaters debate, plus your turn to speak up on health care

**Round I to McCaskill** Claire McCaskill bloodied Todd Akin’s nose during their first debate Friday, although there was no knockout. The U.S. senator’s talking points were more effective than Akin’s. McCaskill, a Democrat, offered specific examples of her Republican challenger’s extreme views to eliminate federally subsidized lunches and to privatize ...