Bachmann paid campaign finance fine before announcing retirement

Federal Election Commission documents show Bachmann on May 17 paid an $8,000 penalty for inaccurate disclosure of her campaign's finances.

What Michele Bachmann meant to politics: A Republican response

The damaging impact of Bachmann on the Republican Party.

Michele Bachmann’s tale of Obamacare woe

On CNN, one of the media distortions of the fall takes a hit.


Bachmann: Justices think they've ‘arisen to the level of God’

Rep. Michele Bachmann said that in their rulings on gay marriage, Supreme Court justices showed they think they've "arisen to the level of God."

McConnell campaign manager Jesse Benton resigns amid federal probe into 2012 endorsement-for-pay deal

He steps down amid new details about an ongoing federal investigation into an endorsement-pay-scheme involving Ron Paul’s 2012 presidential campaign.

Michele Bachmann is out. Why winning her seat just got more difficult for Democrats.

THE FIX | Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-Minn.) just handed a gift to the House GOP campaign organization.

Is Ted Cruz more Michele Bachmann or Mike Huckabee?

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Two past Iowa rock stars who ended up in two very different political places in the state.

FBI interested in Bachmann campaign finance case

The FBI is scheduling interviews related to allegations of financial impropriety in Rep. Michele Bachmann's 2012 campaign.