Bachmann Considering Another Presidential Run?U.S. Congresswoman Michele Bachmann says she is not necessarily thinking about running for president again, disputing a recent report that suggested she was. Bachmann said last year she didn't plan to run for re-election for her Minnesota seat in congress this year.
Bachmann Backs Emmer To Succeed Her In CongressRepublican Rep. Michele Bachmann is formally backing GOP candidate Tom Emmer to succeed her in Congress as an expected primary awaits that Minnesota race. Bachmann and other Republican officials stood with Emmer at a Tuesday news conference.
Minnesota Delegates Cook Up Bipartisan Hotdish ContestRep. Michele Bachmann says she hoped the judges would take pity on her. It's her last year in Congress, after all. But in the end, Bachmann's best effort — a hotdish called the "Polar Vortex-Mex" — wasn't enough.
Minn. Politicians Respond To State Of The Union AddressPresident Barack Obama used his State of the Union address Tuesday night to make his pitch that the nation must come together to address persistent problems, from the wealth gap to economic mobility to lagging schools. Here are some responses to the address from Minnesota politicians.
Sartell Mayor Announces Bid For 6th DistrictOne more name just entered the race for Minnesota's 6th congressional district. Sartell Mayor Joe Perske announced his intention to land the Democratic Farm Labor Party nomination for U.S. Congress.
Miley Cyrus Lampoons Rep. Michele Bachmann On 'SNL'As the shutdown of the federal government went into its sixth day, "Saturday Night Live" took a shot at Minnesota Rep. Michele Bachman. Show host Miley Cyrus performed a parody of her song "We Can't Stop" in character as Bachmann.
Records: Paul Aide Gave Iowa Senator $25K CheckIowa state Sen. Kent Sorenson received a $25,000 check from a high-ranking official in Ron Paul's presidential campaign days before ditching Michele Bachmann to back Paul, and eventually got $73,000 in suspicious payments that may be linked to Paul's campaign, an investigator has found.
Minn. Congressional Delegation Splits Over SyriaMinnesota's congressional delegation is split over President Barack Obama's proposed military strike against Syria. And the split is not falling along party lines.
Ex-Adviser To Michele Bachmann Selling BookAn ex-adviser to Michele Bachmann's 2012 presidential bid is promoting a new book he says provides an insider's account of that campaign. Peter Waldron's book "Bachmannistan: Behind the Lines" says it sheds light on illegal and unethical behavior.
Bachmann, Allies Pitch I-94 Widening To DaytonU.S. Rep. Michele Bachmann and other elected officials from along Interstate 94 between Minneapolis and St. Cloud are asking Gov. Mark Dayton to consider making it a higher state priority to widen the freeway by a lane in each direction.
Rep. Bachmann: Nothing Will Come Of Ethics InquiryU.S. Rep. Michele Bachmann says she doesn't think anything will come of a House Ethics Committee inquiry into her presidential campaign. Bachmann spoke to reporters Tuesday at Minnesota's Capitol.