Tag: Michele Bachmann

Pawlenty’s Early Exit Proves Ideological Purity Isn’t Enough

Tim Pawlenty announced his early departure from the 2012 GOP Primary this morning on ABC’s “This Week” political program. Pawlenty’s departure comes just one day after a truly disappointing third place finish in Iowa’s Ames Straw Poll. What it tells Read More

AMES RESULTS ARE IN: Michele Bachmann Wins, Paul Second… Pawlenty Done?

Michele Bachmann narrowly won the 2011 Iowa Straw Poll by just 142 votes out of almost 17,000 votes cast, Save Jerseyans. Ron Paul placed second. The biggest winner, of course, is the Iowa GOP who raised a HUGE sum of Read More

CPAC Short List of 2012 Presidential Candidates

CPAC has released their 2012 straw poll candidates. I’m going to list them and put down a short reason why they could be a good candidate. No endorsement or support is given here. CPAC Short List: a. Michele Bachmann – Read More