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Michele Bachmann Wins Iowa Straw Poll; Tim Pawlenty Ends His Presidential Candidacy
Michele Bachmann Wins Iowa Straw Poll; Tim Pawlenty Ends His Presidential Candidacy
GOP presidential candidate and Tea Party darling Minnesota Congresswoman Michele Bachmann, won her first victory of the campaign season at Saturday’s Ames Straw Poll in Iowa. Out of 16,892 votes cast, she claimed 4,823 of them, narrowly edging out second-place finisher, Texas Rep. Ron Paul, by only 152 votes.
Stephen Colbert Comes to Michele Bachmann’s Defense Over John Wayne Gacy Gaffe [VIDEO]
Stephen Colbert Comes to Michele Bachmann’s Defense Over John Wayne Gacy Gaffe [VIDEO]
Stephen Colbert (sort of) defended Michele Bachmann’s now-infamous, accidental comparison to serial killer John Wayne Gacy on Tuesday night’s episode of ‘The Colbert Report.’ Since the gaffe, Bachmann has admitted that she misspoke, but Colbert takes issue with her concession. “What on earth are you apologizing for? All you said is that you have the same spirit as John Wayne Gacy, and I think th
Tom Petty Demands Michele Bachmann’s Campaign Stop Using ‘American Girl’
Tom Petty Demands Michele Bachmann’s Campaign Stop Using ‘American Girl’
Michele Bachmann has now been told by Tom Petty that his song ‘American Girl’ is off limits for her presidential campaign. Petty’s outspoken protectiveness of his music is certainly nothing new — in the ’80s, he engaged in a protracted public legal battle with his former label, MCA, over rising record prices, and more recently, he asked the Bush campaign to refrain from using his songs at campaign