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Kevin Yoder

FILE - In this Oct. 6, 2010 file photo, Kevin Yoder participates in a debate in Overland Park, Kan. The conservative Republican congressman, unopposed for re-election in Kansas' 3rd District, has apologized for any offense caused by his naked swim in the Sea of Galilee last summer. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel, File)

Controversial politicians

October 25, 2012

Indiana Senate candidate Richard Mourdock became the latest Republican

to stir up controversy  when he said during a debate on Oct. 23 that "even when life begins in that horrible situation of rape, that is something that God intended to happen."  Here is a look at some other notable politicians stirring up headlines.