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BLITZER'S BLOG: Michele Bachmann was right
November 28th, 2011
02:57 PM ET

BLITZER'S BLOG: Michele Bachmann was right

By CNN's Wolf Blitzer

(CNN) – Republican presidential candidate Michele Bachmann made an important point on Pakistan during the recent CNN national security debate. She said Pakistan is “too nuclear to fail.”

She added: “We’ve got to make sure that we take that threat very seriously.”
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Filed under: Michele Bachmann • Pakistan • Wolf Blitzer
August 11th, 2011
11:11 PM ET

Bachmann's eyes raise eyebrows

Comedians eye Michele Bachmann's eyes on Newsweek cover. CNN's Jeanne Moos reports.

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BLITZER’S BLOG: Let’s tone down the violent rhetoric
A spokesman for the Human Rights Campaign called Michele Bachmann “the very definition of a target-rich environment.”
July 20th, 2011
03:07 PM ET

BLITZER’S BLOG: Let’s tone down the violent rhetoric

(CNN) - I remember first hearing the phrase “a target-rich environment” during the first Gulf War back in 1991. I was then CNN’s Pentagon correspondent. U.S. military planners had half a million troops in Saudi Arabia and elsewhere in the region ready to liberate Kuwait from Saddam Hussein’s occupation. In advance of the start of the air war, they kept telling me there was “a target-rich environment” in and around Baghdad and elsewhere in Iraq. The Iraqis would soon learn that the United States meant business.
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Filed under: Michele Bachmann • Wolf Blitzer
July 20th, 2011
01:33 PM ET

Migraines a deal breaker for Bachmann?

(CNN) – Rep. Michele Bachmann responded Tuesday to a report that the presidential candidate frequently suffers from severe headaches that have at least three times landed her in the hospital.

At a campaign stop in South Carolina, Bachmann said she treats her migraines with medicine as needed and emphasized the rigorous pace of her campaign schedule since she entered the 2012 race.

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SEE ALSO: Sanjay Gupta on Bachmann's headaches

July 12th, 2011
11:51 PM ET

Bachmann husband trying to 'cure' gays?

Critics claim a counseling center run by the Bachmanns uses a controversial therapy that supposedly "cures" homosexuals. CNN's Jim Acosta reports.

RELATED: What's going on at the Bachmann clinic?


Filed under: 2012 election • Jim Acosta • Michele Bachmann
June 28th, 2011
07:33 PM ET

Michele Bachmann 'antics'

Camera goes head to head with Michele Bachmann. CNN's Jeanne Moos reports.

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Filed under: 2012 election • Jeanne Moos • Michele Bachmann
June 14th, 2011
09:26 PM ET

Bachmann's highs and lows

Presidential candidate Michele Bachmann bloopers and kudos – CNN's Jeanne Moos has the highs and lows.

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Filed under: 2012 election • Jeanne Moos • Michele Bachmann
June 14th, 2011
08:24 PM ET

Bachmann's breakout performance

Michele Bachmann gets high marks at the first Republican debate. CNN's Mary Snow reports on her performance.

RELATED: Analysts: Bachmann has building blocks for successful campaign

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