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  •  - Spectators look on during introductions for the Republican presidential candidates debate at Drake University in Des Moines

    Spectators look on during introductions for the Republican presidential candidates debate at Drake University in Des Moines

    Posted: 12/10/2011 9:29:03 PM EST
    Spectators look on during the introduction for the Republican presidential candidates debate between former U.S. Senator Rick Santorum (R-PA), Texas Governor Rick Perry, former Massachusetts Governor Mitt Romney, former U.S. House Speaker Newt Gingrich (R-GA), U.S. Representative Ron Paul (R-TX), and U.S. Representative Michele Bachmann (R-MN) at Drake University in Des Moines, Iowa, December 10, 2011. REUTERS/Jeff Haynes (UNITED STATES - Tags: ELECTIONS POLITICS)
  •  - Republican presidential candidates pose before the Republican Party presidential candidates debate at Drake University in Des Moines

    Republican presidential candidates pose before the Republican Party presidential candidates debate at Drake University in Des Moines

    Posted: 12/10/2011 9:13:34 PM EST
    Republican presidential candidates (L-R) former U.S. Senator Rick Santorum (R-PA), Texas Governor Rick Perry, former Massachusetts Governor Mitt Romney, former U.S. House Speaker Newt Gingrich (R-GA), U.S. Representative Ron Paul (R-TX), and U.S. Representative Michele Bachmann (R-MN), pose before the Republican Party presidential candidates debate at Drake University in Des Moines, Iowa, December 10, 2011. REUTERS/Jeff Haynes (UNITED STATES - Tags: ELECTIONS POLITICS)
  •  - Republican presidential candidates pose before the Republican Party presidential candidates debate at Drake University in Des Moines

    Republican presidential candidates pose before the Republican Party presidential candidates debate at Drake University in Des Moines

    Posted: 12/10/2011 9:11:34 PM EST
    Republican presidential candidates (L-R) former U.S. Senator Rick Santorum (R-PA), Texas Governor Rick Perry, former Massachusetts Governor Mitt Romney, former U.S. House Speaker Newt Gingrich (R-GA), U.S. Representative Ron Paul (R-TX), and U.S. Representative Michele Bachmann (R-MN), pose before the Republican Party presidential candidates debate at Drake University in Des Moines, Iowa, December 10, 2011. REUTERS/Jeff Haynes (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS ELECTIONS)
  •  - Bachmann speaks to the employees of Nationwide Insurance Company in Des Moines, Iowa

    Bachmann speaks to the employees of Nationwide Insurance Company in Des Moines, Iowa

    Posted: 12/9/2011 5:40:06 PM EST
    U.S. Republican presidential candidate and Minnesota Congresswoman Michele Bachmann speaks to the employees of Nationwide Insurance Company during a campaign stop in Des Moines, Iowa December 9, 2011. REUTERS/Jeff Haynes (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS)
  •  - Bachmann speaks to the employees of Nationwide Insurance Company in Des Moines, Iowa

    Bachmann speaks to the employees of Nationwide Insurance Company in Des Moines, Iowa

    Posted: 12/9/2011 5:38:00 PM EST
    U.S. Republican presidential candidate and Minnesota Congresswoman Michele Bachmann speaks to the employees of Nationwide Insurance Company during a campaign stop in Des Moines, Iowa December 9, 2011. REUTERS/Jeff Haynes (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS)
  •  - Bachmann speaks to the employees of Nationwide Insurance Company in Des Moines, Iowa

    Bachmann speaks to the employees of Nationwide Insurance Company in Des Moines, Iowa

    Posted: 12/9/2011 5:35:00 PM EST
    U.S. Republican presidential candidate and Minnesota Congresswoman Michele Bachmann speaks to the employees of Nationwide Insurance Company during a campaign stop in Des Moines, Iowa December 9, 2011. REUTERS/Jeff Haynes (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS)
  •  - Bachmann speaks to the employees of Nationwide Insurance Company in Des Moines, Iowa

    Bachmann speaks to the employees of Nationwide Insurance Company in Des Moines, Iowa

    Posted: 12/9/2011 5:28:50 PM EST
    U.S. Republican presidential candidate and Minnesota Congresswoman Michele Bachmann speaks to the employees of Nationwide Insurance Company during a campaign stop in Des Moines, Iowa December 9, 2011. REUTERS/Jeff Haynes (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS)
  •  - Bachmann speaks to the employees of Nationwide Insurance Company in Des Moines, Iowa

    Bachmann speaks to the employees of Nationwide Insurance Company in Des Moines, Iowa

    Posted: 12/9/2011 5:27:28 PM EST
    U.S. Republican presidential candidate and Minnesota Congresswoman Michele Bachmann speaks to the employees of Nationwide Insurance Company during a campaign stop in Des Moines, Iowa December 9, 2011. REUTERS/Jeff Haynes (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS)
  •  - Bachmann shakes hands with an employee of the Nationwide Insurance Company in Des Moines

    Bachmann shakes hands with an employee of the Nationwide Insurance Company in Des Moines

    Posted: 12/9/2011 5:25:46 PM EST
    U.S. Republican presidential candidate and Minnesota Congresswoman Michele Bachmann shakes hands with an employee of the Nationwide Insurance Company after a campaign stop in Des Moines, Iowa December 9, 2011. REUTERS/Jeff Haynes (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS)
  •  - Bachmann speaks at the Republican Jewish Coalition's (RJC) 2012 Republican Presidential Candidates Forum in Washington

    Bachmann speaks at the Republican Jewish Coalition's (RJC) 2012 Republican Presidential Candidates Forum in Washington

    Posted: 12/7/2011 4:12:37 PM EST
    Republican presidential candidate U.S. Representative Michele Bachmann (R-MN) speaks at the Republican Jewish Coalition's (RJC) 2012 Republican Presidential Candidates Forum in Washington December 7, 2011. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS ELECTIONS)
  •  - Bachmann speaks at the Republican Jewish Coalition's (RJC) 2012 Republican Presidential Candidates Forum in Washington

    Bachmann speaks at the Republican Jewish Coalition's (RJC) 2012 Republican Presidential Candidates Forum in Washington

    Posted: 12/7/2011 4:12:10 PM EST
    Republican presidential candidate U.S. Representative Michele Bachmann (R-MN) speaks at the Republican Jewish Coalition's (RJC) 2012 Republican Presidential Candidates Forum in Washington December 7, 2011. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS)
  •  - U.S. Representative Michele Bachmann leaves Fox News Studios in New York

    U.S. Representative Michele Bachmann leaves Fox News Studios in New York

    Posted: 12/3/2011 11:31:07 PM EST
    U.S. Representative Michele Bachmann (C) leaves Fox News Studios in New York December 3, 2011. A surge in support for Republican White House hopeful Newt Gingrich has made him the new front-runner in Iowa, which holds the first of next year's presidential nominating contests, according to a closely watched opinion poll published on Saturday. Gingrich has support from 25 percent of likely Republican caucus-goers while Bachmann and former pizza magnate Herman Cain, who dropped out of the race on Saturday, was tied at 8 percent, the poll conducted for The Des Moines Register newspaper found. REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz Alvarez (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS ELECTIONS)
  •  - U.S. Representative Bachmann speaks with a supporter after leaving Fox News Studios in New York

    U.S. Representative Bachmann speaks with a supporter after leaving Fox News Studios in New York

    Posted: 12/3/2011 11:29:02 PM EST
    U.S. Representative Michele Bachmann (R) speaks with a supporter after leaving Fox News Studios in New York December 3, 2011. A surge in support for Republican White House hopeful Newt Gingrich has made him the new front-runner in Iowa, which holds the first of next year's presidential nominating contests, according to a closely watched opinion poll published on Saturday. Gingrich has support from 25 percent of likely Republican caucus-goers while Bachmann and former pizza magnate Herman Cain, who dropped out of the race on Saturday, was tied at 8 percent, the poll conducted for The Des Moines Register newspaper found. REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz Alvarez (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS ELECTIONS)
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    Posted: 12/3/2011 1:55:46 PM EST
    FILE - In this April 15, 2003 file photo, Minnesota State Sen. Michele Bachmann speaks at tax protest rally at the University of Minnesota. Campaigning across Iowa, Bachmann frequently reminds voters she is a native.But that does not explain the route she has traveled: from Waterloo, a manufacturing city of 68,000 where she was born 55 years ago in a Democratic-voting family with union roots, to congresswoman from from the St. Paul area whose personal and political life have been shaped by her embrace of evangelical Christianity and later, a highly combative brand of conservatism. (AP Photo/ Janet Hostetter, File)
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    Posted: 11/25/2011 8:15:51 AM EST
    FILE - In this Nov. 20, 2011 file photo, Republican presidential candidate Michele Bachmann, of Minnesota, poses at the 114th Anniversary Justice Louis Brandeis award Dinner given by the Zionist Organization of America in New York. Jimmy Fallon's house band the Roots didn't have a warm welcome for Republican presidential contender Michele Bachmann when she appeared on the NBC show early Tuesday, Nov. 22. As Bachmann strode on to the stage at Fallon's "Late Night," the show's band played a snippet of a 1985 Fishbone song. (AP Photo/David Karp, file)
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    Posted: 11/22/2011 2:40:46 PM EST
    FILE - In this Nov. 12, 2011 file photo, Republican presidential candidates from left, former Utah Gov. Jon Huntsman, Rep. Michele Bachmann of Minnesota, Rep. Ron Paul of Texas, businessman Herman Cain, Former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney, former House Speaker Newt Gingrich, Texas Gov. Rick Perry, and former Pennsylvania Sen. Rick Santorum prepare before the CBS News/National Journal foreign policy debate in Spartanburg, S.C. The fluidity of the Republican nomination process and the increased importance of the debates raises questions about whether networks give short shrift to candidates they determine have little chance at reaching the White House. (AP Photo/Richard Shiro)
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    Posted: 11/14/2011 10:35:51 AM EST
    FILE - In this June 18, 2005, file photo Gov. Rick Perry announces a special legislative session in Austin, Texas, during which he called on lawmakers to pass a school finance reform plan after vetoing the $35.3 billion Texas education budget. When it comes to education, the Republican field of presidential candidates has a unified stance. They all want the federal government out of schools. But how they?d do that varies. Take the Education Department. Perry along with Reps. Michele Bachmann and Ron Paul want to close it. (AP Photo/Thomas Terry, File)
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    Posted: 11/10/2011 6:25:49 PM EST
    Republican presidential candidate Michele Bachmann pauses as Occupy Wall Street protestors interrupt her foreign policy speech on the USS Yorktown in Mt. Pleasant, S.C., near Charleston, Thursday, Nov. 10, 2011. (AP Photo/The Post And Courier, Brad Nettles)
  •  - Republican presidential candidates listen to the national anthem before the start of the Republican Presidential Debate in Las Vegas

    Republican presidential candidates listen to the national anthem before the start of the Republican Presidential Debate in Las Vegas

    Posted: 10/26/2011 5:19:08 PM EST
    Republican presidential candidates (L-R) former Pennsylvania Senator Rick Santorum, Rep. Ron Paul (R-TX), businessman Herman Cain, former Massachusetts Governor Mitt Romney, Texas Governor Rick Perry, former House of Representatives Speaker Newt Gingrich and Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-MN) listen to the national anthem before the start of the CNN Western Republican Presidential Debate in Las Vegas, Nevada, October 18, 2011. REUTERS/Richard Brian
  •  - Republican presidential candidates listen to the national anthem before the start of the Republican Presidential Debate in Las Vegas

    Republican presidential candidates listen to the national anthem before the start of the Republican Presidential Debate in Las Vegas

    Posted: 10/25/2011 7:10:28 PM EST
    Republican presidential candidates (L-R) former Pennsylvania Senator Rick Santorum, Rep. Ron Paul (R-TX), businessman Herman Cain, former Massachusetts Governor Mitt Romney, Texas Governor Rick Perry, former House of Representatives Speaker Newt Gingrich and Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-MN) listen to the national anthem before the start of the CNN Western Republican Presidential Debate in Las Vegas, Nevada, October 18, 2011. REUTERS/Richard Brian