A Republican candidate for sheriff in New Hampshire apologized today after saying he could use deadly force if necessary to stop an abortion doctor, a comment made as the GOP tries to move beyond Missouri Senate candidate Todd Akin’s own abortion comment. “I want to be clear to the people of New Hampshire that I made several comments about the use of deadly force against abortion doctors ... that I fully retract,” said Hillsborough County sheriff candidate Frank Szabo.
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