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Michelle Bachmann Becomes The First Woman Since 1964 To Win A Republican Delegate

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MICHELE BACHMANN REPUBLICAN DELEGATE
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Nearly five months after dropping out of the Republican primary after her last-place finish in the Iowa caucuses, Michele Bachmann made history in Texas last night, becoming only the second female candidate to win a GOP delegate, and the first in nearly a half century.

CORRECTION: An earlier version of this article incorrectly stated the date of the last woman winning GOP delegates. Sen. Margaret Chase Smith ran in 1964.

Read the whole story at The Daily Beast

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