JEFFERSON CITY — Abandoned by deep-pocketed national groups, Rep. Todd Akin is passing a collection plate among his remaining supporters, asking for a few dollars at a time in hopes of sustaining a Senate campaign jeopardized by his remarks about women's bodies and "legitimate rape."
Without big donors, Missouri Senate candidate Akin seeks small handouts
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