Bachmann: ‘We can’t settle’ for Perry on immigration

Michele Bachmann has released a second web video targeted at Rick Perry, this time on immigration.

In the video, Bachmann said conservatives shouldn’t settle for a president who supported moderate illegal immigration policies like those Perry has pushed as Texas governor.

Without addressing Perry by name, Bachmann said “failing to act rationally under the rule of law has created chaos on our borders.” She then listed a series of Perry’s immigration proposals, all prefaced with some variation of the remark, “we can’t settle for a president who …”

Two weeks ago, Bachmann released a video hitting Perry on the HPV vaccination. The video came at the end of a bad week for Bachmann, when an much-maligned remark about the vaccination’s ties to mental retardation became a days-long story.

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