Election 2016

October 14, 2011

Bachmann’s road to the White House gets rocky

Minnesota Republican Michele Bachmann is finding it hard to sustain the high-flying cash haul that once propelled her to the top ranks among GOP presidential contenders. Down in the polls, rocked by verbal miscues and staff shakeups, Bachmann’s fundraising is showing signs of flat-lining in recent months, a period that saw her go from a win in Iowa’s straw poll to also-ran status in public opinion surveys.

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