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In a new video, Bachmann questions candidates’ conservative values

Michele Bachmann, doubling down on her message of not settling for anything less than a consistently conservative Republican presidential nominee, released a new web video Monday hitting several of her rivals for past ideological missteps.
The vid

Michele Bachmann, doubling down on her message of not settling for anything less than a consistently conservative Republican presidential nominee, released a new web video Monday hitting several of her rivals for past ideological missteps.

The video highlights Mitt Romney and Herman Cain and their past support for abortion rights; Ron Paul’s isolationist foreign policy agenda; Rick Perry’s support for subsidized in-state tuition for the children of illegal immigrants; and a video Newt Gingrich cut with House Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi supporting policies to help end global warming.

Viewers are directed to a new Bachmann website, nosurprises2012.com, which is meant to prove that Bachmann is the only true conservative in the race.

“With Michele Bachmann, there are no policy flip-flops,” the site’s homepage reads. “There’s no need to compromise on one of the issues that matters to you. She means what she says, and she says what she means.”

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Bachmann has been using the “don’t settle” message since September and “no surprises” for the past few weeks in an attempt to make up for a long fall in public opinion polls. She was in fifth place in a pair of polls released Monday.