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Republican presidential candidate Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-Minn.) delivers the Republican response to the speech by President Barack Obama to a joint session of Congress at the Capitol in Washington. (Sept. 8, 2011)

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Minnesota Rep. Michele Bachmann announced Jan. 4, 2012 that she is pulling out of the 2012 presidential race. Bachmann dropped out the day after her sixth-place finish at the Iowa caucuses.

Michele Bachmann greets her supporters after speaking at
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Michele Bachmann greets her supporters after speaking at her caucus party at the Marriott in West Des Moines, Iowa. (Jan. 3, 2011)

Republican Party presidential hopeful Michele Bachmann speaks during
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Republican Party presidential hopeful Michele Bachmann speaks during a campaign stop at Valley High School in West Des Moines, Iowa. (Jan. 3, 2012)

Republican presidential hopeful U.S. Rep Michele Bachmann speaks
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Republican presidential hopeful U.S. Rep Michele Bachmann speaks during a "Rock the Caucus" event at Valley High School. (Jan. 3, 2012)

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Republican presidential candidate Michele Bachmann meets with supporters
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Republican presidential candidate Michele Bachmann meets with supporters at the shop, "Diggity Dog," in West Des Moines, Iowa. (Jan. 2, 2012)

Republican presidential candidate U.S. Rep. Michele Bachmann, R-Minn.,
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Republican presidential candidate U.S. Rep. Michele Bachmann, R-Minn., speaks to supporters during a campaign stop at Manna Java World Cafe in the Roshek Building in Dubuque, Iowa. (Dec. 20, 2011)

Republican presidential candidate Rep. Michele Bachmann, R-Minn, center,
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Republican presidential candidate Rep. Michele Bachmann, R-Minn, center, and husband, Marcus, right, visit with Pastor Marvin Smith III, left, at the Harvest Baptist Church in Fort Dodge, Iowa. (Dec. 18, 2011)

Republican presidential hopeful U.S. Rep. Michele Bachmann, R-Minn.,
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Republican presidential hopeful U.S. Rep. Michele Bachmann, R-Minn., makes her way to her bus after speaking to local residents during a campaign stop at the Merry Bees coffee shop Hampton, Iowa. (Dec. 19, 2011)

Republican presidential candidate, Rep. Michele Bachmann, R-Minn sepaks
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Republican presidential candidate, Rep. Michele Bachmann, R-Minn sepaks during a campaign stop at King's Crossing Cafe in Mondamin, Iowa. (Dec. 27, 2011)

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Republican presidential candidates Rep. Ron Paul of Texas,
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Republican presidential candidates Rep. Ron Paul of Texas, left, and Rep. Michele Bachmann, of Minnesota, take part in the Republican debate. (Dec. 10, 2011)

Minnesota Rep. and GOP presidential hopeful Michele Bachmann
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Minnesota Rep. and GOP presidential hopeful Michele Bachmann listens to the national anthem before the start of the Republican presidential debate on national security at the Daughters of the American Revolution Constitution Hall in Washington, D.C. (Nov. 22, 2011)

Former House speaker and GOP presidential hopeful Newt
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Former House speaker and GOP presidential hopeful Newt Gingrich chats with fellow contender Minnesota Rep. Michele Bachmann at the conclusion of the Republican presidential debate on national security. (Nov. 22, 2011)

Republican presidential candidate Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-Minn.) speaks
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Republican presidential candidate Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-Minn.) speaks in the Fox News/Google GOP debate at the Orange County Convention Center. (Sept. 22, 2011)

Republican presidential candidates U.S. Rep. Michele Bachmann, left,
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Republican presidential candidates U.S. Rep. Michele Bachmann, left, (R-Minn.), Mitt Romney and Texas Gov. Rick Perry are introduced for a presidential debate sponsored by CNN and The Tea Party Express at the Florida State fairgrounds in Tampa, Fla. (Sept. 12, 2011)

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Republican presidential candidates Rep. Michele Bachmann, (R-Minn.), left,
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Republican presidential candidates Rep. Michele Bachmann, (R-Minn.), left, greets former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney during a Republican presidential debate in Tampa, Fla. (Sept. 12, 2011)

Republican presidential candidate Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-Minn.) delivers
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Republican presidential candidate Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-Minn.) delivers the Republican response to the speech by President Barack Obama to a joint session of Congress at the Capitol in Washington. (Sept. 8, 2011)

Minnesota Rep. Michele Bachmann is greeted by former
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Minnesota Rep. Michele Bachmann is greeted by former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney during the Republican Presidential Candidates debate at the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library. (Sept. 7, 2011)

GOP presidential candidate Michele Bachmann takes part in
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GOP presidential candidate Michele Bachmann takes part in the American Principles Project Palmetto Freedom Forum in Columbia, S.C. (Sept. 5, 2011)

GOP presidential candidate Michele Bachmann speaks during a
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GOP presidential candidate Michele Bachmann speaks during a rally in Sarasota, Fla. (Aug. 28, 2011)

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GOP presidential candidate Michele Bachmann greets a supporter
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GOP presidential candidate Michele Bachmann greets a supporter outside the Myrtle Beach Convention Center in Myrtle Beach, S.C. (Aug. 19, 2011)

Republican presidential candidate Michele Bachmann greets Tommy Rice,
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Republican presidential candidate Michele Bachmann greets Tommy Rice, a 38-year employee of the Beacon Drive-in, in Spartanburg, S.C. (Aug. 16, 2011)

Republican presidential candidate Michele Bachmann speaks during a
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Republican presidential candidate Michele Bachmann speaks during a rally at the Beacon Drive-in in Spartanburg, S.C. (Aug. 16, 2011)

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GOP presidential candidate Michele Bachmann arrives at the Blackhawk County Republican annual Lincoln Day Dinner at the Electric Park Ballroom in Waterloo, Iowa. She gave a speech at the dinner in her hometown a day after her victory in the Iowa Straw Poll. (Aug. 14, 2011 )

GOP presidential candidate Michele Bachmann greets a group
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GOP presidential candidate Michele Bachmann greets a group of supporters as she emerges from her campaign bus after winning the Iowa Straw Poll in Ames, Iowa. (Aug. 13, 2011)

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GOP presidential candidate Michele Bachmann, her husband Marcus
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GOP presidential candidate Michele Bachmann, her husband Marcus Bachmann and their children wave to supporters as confetti falls in her tent outside the Hilton Coliseum at Iowa State University in Ames, Iowa. Nine Republican presidential candidates competed for votes in the Iowa Straw Poll, an important step for gaining momentum in a crowded field of hopefuls. (Aug. 13, 2011)

GOP presidential candidate Michele Bachmann delivers a speech
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GOP presidential candidate Michele Bachmann delivers a speech and answers employees' questions while visiting Competitive Edge, an advertising and promotion product manufacturer, in Clive, Iowa. She was campaigning across the state ahead of the Iowa Straw Poll. (Aug. 10, 2011)

GOP presidential candidate Michele Bachmann greets supporters during
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GOP presidential candidate Michele Bachmann greets supporters during a rally at a GOP picnic in Humboldt, Iowa. She was campaigning across Iowa ahead of the Iowa Staw Poll. (Aug. 9, 2011)

Minnesota Rep. Michele Bachmann sits for an interview
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Minnesota Rep. Michele Bachmann sits for an interview with Fox News after the Republican party debate in Ames, Iowa. (Aug. 11, 2011)

Republican presidential candidates Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-Minn.) and
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Republican presidential candidates Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-Minn.) and former Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty before the start of the Iowa GOP/Fox News Debate at the CY Stephens Auditorium in Ames, Iowa. (Aug. 11, 2011)

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Republican presidential candidate Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-Minn.) takes
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Republican presidential candidate Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-Minn.) takes the stage for a debate in the Stephens Auditorium at Iowa State University in Ames, Iowa. (Aug. 11, 2011)

Republican presidential candidate, Rep. Michele Bachmann, R-Minn., right,
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Republican presidential candidate, Rep. Michele Bachmann, R-Minn., right, greets an employee during a campaign stop at the Competitive Edge plant in Clive, Iowa. (Aug. 10, 2011)

Republican presidential candidate, Rep. Michele Bachmann, R-Minn. speaks
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Republican presidential candidate, Rep. Michele Bachmann, R-Minn. speaks during a campaign stop at the Competitive Edge plant in Clive, Iowa. (Aug. 10, 2011)

Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-Minn.) waits in a room
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Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-Minn.) waits in a room off the House floor for the vote on the emergency legislation to avert a government default, at the Capitol in Washington. (Aug. 1, 2011)

Republican presidential candidate Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-Minn.) speaks
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Republican presidential candidate Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-Minn.) speaks during a rally at the Delaware County fairgrounds in Manchester, Iowa. (July 25, 2011)

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Republican presidential candidate Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-Minn.), speaks
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Republican presidential candidate Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-Minn.), speaks during a rally at the Delaware County fairgrounds in Manchester, Iowa. (July 25, 2011)

Republican presidential candidate, Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-Minn.) boards
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Republican presidential candidate, Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-Minn.) boards her bus after speaking at a backyard chat with local residents in Norwalk, Iowa. (July 20, 2011)

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