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Bachmann Unveils New Approach At CPAC

A narrow re-election win last November has kept Congresswoman Michelle Bachmann out of the spotlight in recent months. But she got a warm welcome when she stood before the annual Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) in Washington.

03/16/2013

Rep. Ron Paul (R-TX) addresses the Conservative Political Action Conference at the Marriott Wardman Park February 11, 2011 in Washington, DC. A dozen potential Republican presidental hopefuls are set to address CPAC, the largest gathering of conservative activists in the country. (credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Ron Paul Wins Conservatives’ Straw Poll Again

Texas congressman Ron Paul won the presidential straw poll at the Conservative Political Action Conference for the second straight year Saturday and former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney finished second.

02/12/2011

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Esme’s Blog: Pawlenty and Bachmann Tied For 6th

Today the CPAC straw poll was released. A prominent gathering of conservatives, it’s the first significant poll gauging Republican hopefuls for the 2012 Presidential nomination.

02/12/2011

Politically conservative books, many of them featuring presidential hopefuls, are for sale at the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) at the Marriott Wardman Park February 11, 2011 in Washington, DC. A dozen potential Republican presidential hopefuls are set to address CPAC, the biggest gathering of conservative activists in the country. (credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Can 2012 GOP Hopefuls Deliver On Big Promises?

Republicans who want to be the one to make Barack Obama a one-term president are promising big changes should the GOP win the White House in 2012.

02/12/2011

Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-MN) speaks at the Conservative Political Action conference (CPAC), on February 10, 2011 in Washington, DC. The CPAC annual gathering is a project of the American Conservative Union.  (credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Reality Check: Rep. Bachmann’s Speech At CPAC

Minnesota Republican Congresswoman Michele Bachmann, in a rousing speech at the Conservative Political Action Conference, accused President Obama of “ushering in socialism,” a rhetorical flourish that’s politically questionable.

02/11/2011

Tim Pawlenty speaks at the Conservative Political Action Conference. (credit: CBS)

See Minnesota Politicians Perform At CPAC!

Donald Trump was VERY funny! Click Here to see the videos!

02/11/2011

Tim Pawlenty speaks at the Conservative Political Action Conference. (credit: CBS)

Pawlenty Calls Obama ‘Weak’

Former Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty says bullies and world leaders respect strength, not weakness, and President Barack Obama needs to stop apologizing to the nation’s enemies.

02/11/2011