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Bachmann Says She’s A Proven Leader

A day after winning a test poll of voters in Iowa, Rep. Michele Bachmann is seeking to distinguish herself from another tea party favorite and GOP presidential hopeful, Gov. Rick Perry of Texas.


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Minn.’s Ellison A ‘No’ On Debt Deal; Franken Yes

A deficit-reduction deal headed for a critical vote in Congress lost support Monday from the left and right ends of Minnesota’s congressional delegation, with both Democratic Rep. Keith Ellison and Republican Rep. Michele Bachmann opposed.


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Clinic Tied To Bachmann Questioned Over Therapies

A gay activist’s undercover video is drawing unwanted attention to a counseling clinic co-owned by Republican presidential candidate Michele Bachmann.


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The Marriage Vow

Rep. Michele Bachman and other politicans have signed The Marriage Vow. Can you make heads or tails of it?


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Minn. Congresswoman Mulling 2012 Run Comes To Ohio

Ohio is playing host to a Minnesota congresswoman considering a 2012 presidential run.


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Gingrich Lets Movie Do Talking In Minn. Appearance

Republican presidential candidate Newt Gingrich let his movie on religion in American government do the talking at a gathering of Minnesota social conservatives.


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Bachmann Uses Holocaust To Illustrate Tax Point

Minnesota Rep. Michele Bachmann on Saturday described the loss of “economic liberty” that young Americans face today as a “flash point of history” in which the younger generation will ask what their elders did to stop it.


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Bachmann Among Time’s ‘Most Influential’

Minnesota Congresswoman Michele Bachmann has landed on Time magazine’s 2011 list of 100 “most influential” people.


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Bachmann: Obama Foolish On Libya, Not On Our Side

Minnesota Rep. Michele Bachmann told a packed tea party gathering she doesn’t think President Barack Obama is “on our side anymore” as she blamed him for a “foolish” war in Libya and high gasoline prices.


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Minn.’s Bachmann Scoops Up $2.2M Since Jan. 1

Minnesota Rep. Michele Bachmann has kept up the torrid fundraising pace she had last year by raising $2.2 million in the first three months of 2011.


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Protesters Briefly Interrupt Bachmann’s NH Speech

New Hampshire is a popular place this week with Minnesota politicians who might have their eye on the White House.


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Dayton, Bachmann Feud Over Minn. Health Care

Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton and U.S. Rep. Michele Bachmann sniped at one another Monday over Dayton’s decision to extend Medicaid eligibility to almost 100,000 low-income residents.


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Minn. Lawmakers Call Colleague’s Shooting Tragic

Members of Minnesota’s congressional delegation say the shooting that left an Arizona colleague in critical condition was “monstrous” and “tragic.”