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Michele Bachmann Empathizes With The Sexist Crap Hillary Clinton Has To Endure

The Huffington Post | Sam Stein | Posted 01.18.2016 | Politics

It may not be so readily apparent to the voter, but female candidates have to deal with substantially more bullshit when they run for public office th...

Bachmann Proudly Boasts About Flawless Record Of Accuracy

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 02.27.2013 | Politics

Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-Minn.) gave an interview this week at Patrick Henry College, an Evangelical Christian institution in Virginia, in which she p...

Bachmann's Synagogue Visit Goes Awry

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 10.02.2012 | Politics

Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-Minn.) swung by a Chicago-area synagogue for a worship service on the eve of Yom Kippur last week, upsetting congregants and ...

Bachmann In Danger

Salon | Posted 11.10.2012 | Politics

Despite her national fan base and a massive war chest, Rep. Michele Bachmann may be in more danger than most suspect, with a new poll showing her lead...

Former U.S. Officials Call for Bachmann to Be Replaced on Intelligence Committee

Robert Naiman | Posted 10.01.2012 | World
Robert Naiman

Former U.S. officials, NGO leaders, and academics concerned with U.S. policy in the region are circulating a letter to Speaker Boehner and Leader Pelosi, urging that the anti-Muslim conspiracy theorists on the House Intelligence Committee be replaced.

Michele Bachmann Gets A Challenger, Unloads On Occupy Wall Street

The Huffington Post | Leigh Owens | Posted 03.09.2012 | Politics

Former GOP presidential candidate Michele Bachmann sent a fundraising email Friday morning for her congressional re-election campaign in which she att...

WATCH: Bachmann Makes Huge Boast

Posted 02.06.2012 | Politics

Former GOP presidential candidate and Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-Minn.) weighed in on the state of the Republican primary race in a recent interview, de...

Pictures Of The Bachmanns And Dogs Wearing Sunglasses

Posted 01.04.2012 | Comedy

Before Michele Bachmann dropped out of the GOP presidential race race on Wednesday after the Iowa caucus, her husband Marcus spent the day with anothe...

Bachmann Hopes For Divine Intervention

Posted 01.03.2012 | Politics

After emerging victorious in the Ames Straw Poll last August, U.S. Rep. Michele Bachmann has traversed a rocky road in her pursuit of the White House....

Michele Bachmann Needs A Miracle

Reuters | Posted 03.02.2012 | Politics

By Eric Johnson OSKALOOSA, Iowa, Jan 1 (Reuters) - Facing colossal odds in the Republican nomination race, presidential candidate Michel...

Bachmann Loves Her Guns

The Huffington Post | Alana Horowitz | Posted 12.29.2011 | Politics

Note to all wild animals or potentially-violent criminals: Michele Bachmann knows how to shoot a gun. Really, really well. Speaking at an Iowa radi...

Bachmann Says She's 'America’s Iron Lady'

Posted 01.04.2012 | Politics

Republican presidential candidate Michele Bachmann reached across the pond and back a few decades at a campaign stop Wednesday, comparing herself to f...

Bachmann Vows To Crush Obama's 'Socialism'

Posted 12.28.2011 | Politics

GOP presidential candidate Michele Bachmann promoted herself on Tuesday as the contender best suited to lead a crusade against President Barack Obama'...

Bachmann Picks Up Tea Party 'Support,' Not Endorsement

Posted 12.27.2011 | Politics

Tea Party Express will "support" Minnesota Rep. Michele Bachmann's campaign for president, the group announced Monday. But that's not a full-fledged e...

Bachmann Fights Back In Iowa

Posted 12.23.2011 | Politics

As Republicans scramble for votes in the crucial days before the Iowa caucuses, Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-Minn.) announced a new ad campaign painting h...

Bachmann Asked To Drop Out Of Race

Posted 12.21.2011 | Politics

Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-Minn.) on Wednesday confirmed that Bob Vander Plaats, CEO of Christian conservative group The Family Leader, had called her e...

Bachmann Wrong On Some Big Claims

Posted 12.20.2011 | Politics

The Following post first appeared on FactCheck.org. Michele Bachmann argued that "my facts are accurate" at the Dec. 15 debate, but a few days late...

Bachmann Says Repeatedly: 'I Don't Hate Muslims'

Posted 12.19.2011 | Politics

Presidential candidate Michele Bachmann has been on the defensive this weekend, saying repeatedly on the Iowa campaign trail that she doesn't hate Mus...

Marcus Bachmann Talks Potential Agenda As First Gentleman

Posted 12.16.2011 | Politics

Michele Bachmann's husband, Marcus, gave some insight Friday into what the U.S. can expect him to pursue as pet causes if he becomes first gentleman. ...

Michele Bachmann's Harsh Response To Immigration Question

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 12.06.2011 | Politics

Fox News host Bill O'Reilly challenged GOP presidential candidate Michele Bachmann in an interview Monday on her recent campaign promise to deport all...

Bachmann Campaign Issues Full Denial After Iran Embassy Comment

Posted 12.01.2011 | Politics

Michele Bachmann's camp is claiming that she was "fully aware" of the fact that the U.S. hasn't had a functional embassy in Iran since 1980, despite e...

Michele Bachmann's Latest Foreign Policy Bomb

Posted 12.01.2011 | Politics

Michele Bachmann told supporters in Iowa on Wednesday of her lofty plans for American diplomacy, claiming that a Bachmann presidency would mean no U.S...

A Look Back At Bachmann's Debate Blunders

The Huffington Post | Mollie Reilly | Posted 11.30.2011 | Politics

During an interview with NPR's Morning Edition last week, Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-Minn.) claimed that she had yet to make an error in any of the GOP ...

Bachmann 'Leaks' Information Provided In Magazine Article

Posted 11.23.2011 | Politics

UPDATE: Looks like Bachmann was simply an astute reader of The Atlantic, which reported on the figures in a recent article by Jeffrey Goldberg and ...

Bachmann Booed On Late Night With Jimmy Fallon

Posted 11.22.2011 | Politics

GOP presidential candidate and Minnesota Rep. Michele Bachmann appeared on NBC's "Late Night With Jimmy Fallon" Monday night to talk Thanksgiving holi...