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Bachmann race now considered a toss-up

Minnesota Public Radio’s Polinaut political blog reports that the Cook Political Report has changed its estimation of the 6th Congressional District race from likely Republican victory to toss-up, after Rep. Michelle Bachmann’s anti-American comments went viral.

Elwyn Tinklenberg, her DFL challenger, now says more than $800,000 in contributions has come his way since Bachmann made the comments Friday.

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