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Luke Johnson

Bachmann Challenger Reacts To Sudden Announcement

HuffingtonPost.com | Luke Johnson | Posted 05.29.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- When Jim Graves, the Democratic challenger against Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-Minn.), learned his opponent was no longer seeking reelectio...

Michele Bachmann Faces Tight Race Months Out

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 05.20.2013 | Politics

Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-Minn.) is essentially tied with her likely 2014 Democratic challenger, businessman Jim Graves, according to a new poll releas...

Donors Give Big To Bachmann Challenger

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 04.19.2013 | Politics

Jim Graves, the Democratic businessman who recently announced that he'd be challenging Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-Minn.) in 2014 as he did in 2012, is o...

Sabrina Siddiqui

Bachmann Opponent Calls Her An Embarrassment

HuffingtonPost.com | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 04.15.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-Minn.) barely held onto her seat in the 2012 election, defeating Democrat Jim Graves by just over 1 percent of ...

Democrat Ready For Round Two With Bachmann

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 04.11.2013 | Politics

After months of hinting that his mission to oust Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-Minn.) wasn't over, Jim Graves, a Democratic hotel executive who came within...

Bachmann Adversary: 'It Isn't Over'

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 03.05.2013 | Politics

Jim Graves, a Minnesota hotelier who came within 5,000 votes of defeating Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-Minn.) in 2012, is beginning to sound like he's rea...

Bachmann Challenger Talks Round 2

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 11.21.2012 | Politics

Jim Graves, the Minnesota businessman who mounted an unsuccessful bid this year to unseat Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-Minn.), said this week there could ...

Bachmann Survives Tough Reelection Bid

Posted 11.07.2012 | Politics

Michele Bachmann has won her bid to continue to represent Minnesota's 6th congressional district, the Associated Press projects. Bachmann, who uns...

Bachmann On Brink Of Defying Odds, Losing Election

Reuters | Posted 01.02.2013 | Politics

* Tea Party favorite is divisive, even within her party * Minnesota Congressional race most expensive in nation * Oppone...

Bachmann Steers Clear Of Mourdock, But Appears To Agree With Him

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 11.02.2012 | Politics

Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-Minn.) met Democratic opponent Jim Graves for their second debate on Thursday and faced pointed questions on the issues of a ...

Bachmann's Tea Party 'Malarkey' Slammed In Debate With Rival

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 10.30.2012 | Politics

Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-Minn.) was slammed for earning national recognition by her Democratic challenger Jim Graves as the two faced off for the firs...

Meet The Man Who Could Give Bachmann The Boot

The Daily Beast | Posted 10.20.2012 | Politics

Jim Graves is a 58-year-old self-made Minnesota businessman and grandfather of seven, still married to his high-school sweetheart, running against a s...

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 ...

Interesting Maneuver Puts Bachmann At Risk

ABC News | Posted 11.26.2012 | Politics

Less than a year ago, Rep. Michele Bachmann was traveling the country, making her case to be the Republican Party's presidential nominee. Today, six w...

Michelangelo Signorile

Michele Bachmann's Challenger Hits Opponent Over Anti-Gay Stance

HuffingtonPost.com | Michelangelo Signorile | Posted 09.17.2012 | Gay Voices

Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-Minn.) “kind of believes in a theocracy,” said Jim Graves, the former presidential candidate’s Democratic challenger in...

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...

How Michele Bachmann Could Lose

Salon | Posted 08.16.2012 | Politics

In just three terms, Rep. Michele Bachmann has become an institution in the House, raising more money than any of her colleagues in either party and s...