Tina Smith, Doug Jones Sworn In To US Senate; GOP Majority ShrinksMinnesota has a new United States Senator, less than seven weeks after Sen. Al Franken was first accused of sexual misconduct.
Michele Bachmann Weighing Run For Al Franken’s Senate SeatFormer Minnesota congresswoman Michele Bachmann says she is weighing whether or not to run for Al Franken’s Senate seat.
Bachmann: Clinton Behind Release Of Trump’s Lewd CommentsFormer U.S. Rep. Michele Bachmann is suggesting that Hillary Clinton is behind the leak of the controversial Donald Trump recording.
Report: Bachmann On Trump’s Board Of Evangelical AdvisersFormer Minnesota congresswoman Michele Bachmann is on Donald Trump’s list of evangelical advisers.
A Reserved Tom Emmer Ends 1st Congressional YearWhen Tom Emmer burst — vociferously — onto Minnesota's political scene a decade ago, the Republican's style rocketed him through the state Legislature and brought him within a whisker of the governor's office. He retreated following that 2010 loss to conservative talk radio, but has been back at it as a congressman for the state's 6th District for a year.
Ron Paul To Testify At Iowa Trial Of 2012 Campaign AidesThree top officials with Ron Paul's 2012 presidential campaign claim political motivations are behind charges alleging they violated federal financial disclosure laws by secretly paying an influential Iowa politician for his endorsement.
Bachmann Tweet Links Deadly S.C. Floods To U.S. Relationship With IsraelFormer Minnesota congresswoman Michele Bachmann shared a theory on Twitter for why historic and deadly rains have flooded South Carolina. Over the weekend, the former Republican lawmaker and presidential candidate posted, saying: "US turns its back on Israel, disasters following."
Michele Bachmann's 'Sharknado' Reviews Are InThe deliberately campy "Sharknado 3" debuted on the SyFy channel Wednesday evening, and there was a cameo by a very familiar Minnesotan. In the movie, "The Today Show" tosses to a live interview with former Rep. Michele Bachmann to talk about the evacuation of the eastern seaboard as the Sharknado storms swirl about.
Michele Bachmann Compares Obama To Germanwings Pilot On FacebookMichele Bachmann did not seek re-election to the U.S. House of Representatives, but she is still offering her thoughts on the political scene via her verified Facebook account. One of her most recent posts compared the performance of President Barack Obama to that of the pilot who authorities believe deliberately crashed Germanwings Flight 9525 in the French Alps last week.
Talking Points: Tom Emmer Defying ExpectationsWhen Tom Emmer ran for governor in 2010, conservative icon Newt Gingrich campaigned for him. When he announced his bid for Congress, former vice presidential candidate Sara Palin endorsed him.
4 Things To Know: Ferguson Shootings, Bachmann's 'Sharknado 3' Cameo & MoreThese are the four stories you need to be aware of for Thursday, March 12.
Michele Bachmann Appears In Latest 'Sharknado!' MovieMichele Bachmann is finding new work in our nation's capital. She's no longer a political member of Congress, but she plays one in the latest version of "Sharknado!" A picture of former Minnesota congresswoman Bachmann shows her filming outside the White House on Wednesday.