iOS app Android app

Bachmann

What God Told Bachmann In Vision About Her Husband

AP | By ADAM GELLER | Posted 12.03.2011 | Politics

ON THE ROAD TO ESTHERVILLE, Iowa -- The cornfields edging two-lane Iowa Highway 9 fade to a sunbaked blur as Rep. Michele Bachmann's blue-and-white ca...

'Factually Challenged' Attack Prompts Bachmann To Retaliate

AP | MATT SEDENSKY | Posted 01.31.2012 | Politics

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. — Republican presidential candidate Michele Bachmann is pushing back after rival Newt Gingrich called her "factually chall...

Bachmann Campaign Accused Of Stealing

The Huffington Post | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 12.01.2011 | Politics

Republican presidential candidate Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-Minn.) is the hot seat for allegedly stealing a coveted email list in order to target Iowa ...

Bachmann: Gay People CAN Get Married. But...

Posted 12.02.2011 | Politics

GOP presidential candidate Michele Bachmann says gay people do have the right to get married -- so long as they're planning on tying the knot with a m...

Asked Intelligent Design, Bachmann Offers Questionable Explanation

Posted 12.01.2011 | Politics

Republican presidential candidate Michele Bachmann said that excluding intelligent design in teaching evolution in schools amounts to "censorship by g...

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...

Bachmann Gives Some Holiday Love To Glenn Beck

Posted 11.23.2011 | Politics

Ahead of the holiday weekend, Republican presidential candidate Michele Bachmann told her supporters, "I'm thankful for my friend Glenn Beck." The ...

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's Lavish Praise For Liberal Radio Host Goes Unrequited

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 11.22.2011 | Politics

Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-Minn.) praises "A Prarie Home Companion" host Garrison Keillor in her new memoir, Core of Conviction, even though the public ...

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...

Bachmann Blames Obama For Congressional Fail

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 11.22.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Rep. Michele Bachmann said Tuesday that America runs the risk of going the route of Greece, saying it's time to "pick up a mirror and lo...

As Obama's Online-Enabled Grassroots Operation Takes Shape, Do Republicans Have Anything to Match It?

Colin Delany | Posted 01.21.2012 | Politics
Colin Delany

Obama's online fundraising has to be viewed as a decisive factor in his victory three years ago. Based on the numbers we're seeing so far this year, his small donor base isn't just sticking with him -- it's expanding.

Newt Gingrich Will Be the GOP Nominee in 2012 - Bet on It

Fernando Espuelas | Posted 01.21.2012 | Politics
Fernando Espuelas

The Tea Partiers have found their candidate. And in these times, where the Tea Party goes, as the debate ceiling debacle showed showed the world, so goes the Republican Party. Republicans, say hello to your nominee: Newt Gingrich.

Bachmann Gets Into Heated Exchange With College Students

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 11.18.2011 | Politics

After speaking about her conservative views, Republican presidential hopeful Michele Bachmann (R-Minn.) was drilled by students at Drake University du...

Bachmann Memoir Plays Up What She Needs For 2012

AP | By BRIAN BAKST | Posted 11.16.2011 | Politics

ST. PAUL, Minn. -- Her GOP presidential bid in danger, Michele Bachmann describes in a new memoir two times where she thought a curtain had fallen on ...

Bachmann Accuses Bush Of Embracing 'Socialism'

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 11.15.2011 | Politics

Republican presidential candidate and Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-Minn.) criticized former President George W. Bush for "embracing a kind of 'bailout soc...

Cain's Problems With Women Threaten To Torpedo Campaign

AP | LAURIE KELLMAN | Posted 01.15.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON — In a matter of a week, Herman Cain referred to the House Democratic leader as "Princess Nancy" Pelosi, said presidential rival Mich...

Michele Bachmann On Jerry Sandusky: I'd 'Beat Him To A Pulp'

Posted 11.13.2011 | Politics

Republican presidential candidate Michele Bachmann had some fighting words for former Penn State football coach Jerry Sandusky, charged this month for...

Bachmann Hits Back At Occupy Protesters Who Disrupted Her Speech

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 01.11.2012 | Politics

Republican presidential candidate and Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-Minn.) called protesters who interrupted her speech Thursday "ignorant" and "disrespect...

Bachmann Proposes Adding New Faces To Mount Rushmore

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 01.08.2012 | Politics

Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-Minn.) said she would add former presidents Ronald Reagan, James Garfield and Calvin Coolidge to Mount Rushmore Tuesday in an...

Bachmann Launches Specific Attacks At Unnamed Rivals

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 01.07.2012 | Politics

Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-Minn.) seemed to attack two of her Republican rivals, former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney and former Godfather's Pizza CEO ...

Bachmann Dodges Questions, Hits Cain

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 01.04.2012 | Politics

Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-Minn.) repeatedly dodged questions in a Friday interview on NBC's "Today Show" when asked about sexual harassment allegations...

Bachmann Announces New Plan Challenging Rivals

AP | PHILIP ELLIOTT | Posted 01.03.2012 | Politics

AMES, Iowa — Casting the Wall Street protestors as misguided, Republican presidential contender Michele Bachmann on Thursday said their frustrat...

Former Bachmann Supporter: Everybody Is Thinking 'Lady, You Stink'

Mother Jones | Tim Murphy | Posted 12.31.2011 | Politics

And now she has lost the support of one of her longtime allies in her Minnesota district—Bradlee Dean, an anti-gay hair-metal evangelist who Bachman...

Michele Bachmann Wouldn't Do 'Anything' To Help Children Of Undocumented Immigrants

Posted 12.30.2011 | Politics

Michele Bachmann said Saturday she would not help children of immigrants who come to the U.S. illegally. At a campaign stop in Iowa, a Latino colle...