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Michele Bachmann will hold a fundraiser in Minneapolis on October 27, according to her presidential campaign.
Bachmann announced the stop in an email to supporters Wednesday.
“While weekly polls have fluctuated between front runners, I am the onl
Only 5 percent of likely Republican primary voters in South Carolina support Michele Bachmann, according to a new NBC/Marist poll released Wednesday.
Fox News’ Greta Van Susteren was supposed to hold an interview with Republican presidential candidate Herman Cain after last night’s debate at the Venetian in Las Vegas.
She got Wayne Newton with his arm wrapped around Michele Bachmann instead.
Michele Bachmann tersely rebuffed her former campaign manager Ed Rollins in a New York Times story published Tuesday.
Rollins has offered frank assessments of Bachmann since he left her presidential campaign in August.
WASHINGTON — Monday night’s tele-town hall with Michele Bachmann and Donald Trump was a generally cordial affair, with Bachmann praising Trump profusely and Trump calling her “a very strong woman” who’s working hard toward winning the presidency.
Michele Bachmann is hosting a tele-town hall event tonight with a special guest: Donald Trump, the billionaire real estate developer, reality television star, and former (almost) presidential candidate.
The Bachmann campaign heralds the town hall e
Conservative Republicans in Iowa might be taking another look at Michele Bachmann’s campaign, now that the bloom is off the rose of Texas Gov.
Michele Bachmann wouldn’t say last night whether she’d authorize military action against Iran after the recent terror threat if she were president but said President Obama “sent signals of weakness,” that could lead to trouble.
She was interviewed
Congresswoman Michele Bachmann got a mixed reception when she spoke to the New Hampshire House of Representatives Wednesday morning.
Her support for a right-to-work bill in the state drew some applause from lawmakers in the chamber, but lots of jee
Her presidential campaign has kept her from voting in the House of Representatives since Aug.
Michele Bachmann’s presidential campaign moves into Perry, Iowa, this weekend, a town 20 miles northwest of Des Moines, where she’s expected to take on Texas Gov.
More details are available on Republican presidential candidate Ron Paul’s Nov. 5 appearance in St.
Former Gov. Tim Pawlenty said on the radio today that it’s highly unlikely he’ll run for president again and isn’t interested in a vice-president spot.
He said on the MPR broadcast that he won’t run against Sen. Amy Klobuchar in 2012.
New polls in Iowa and New Hampshire bring continued disappointing news to the Michele Bachmann campaign.
The NBC News/Marist Polls show Romney with strong leads in the two states. Herman Cain continues to poll well.
If this presidential run doesn’t work out for U.S. Rep. Michele Bachmann, will she run for another term in Congress from Minnesota’s 6th District?
The compression of Congresswoman Michele Bachmann’s presidential campaign efforts now includes the closing of a campaign office in Old Town, Va., just south of the nation’s capital, Politico says.
That’s meant some staffers from there are working
In a financial disclosure document signed on Oct. 4, Michele Bachmann mentions her contract with Signet/Penguin Publishers to write a book, due out Nov. 21.
The Atlantic wonders if Michele Bachmann’s latest pitch to Christian conservatives might be a last-ditch attempt to revive her fading presidential hopes.
This week she debuted a new web video highlighting her support for “protecting life and tradi
Michele Bachmann is taking some shots at the jobs creation program in Texas that Gov.