Michele Bachmann in 60 Seconds

Minnesota congresswomen brings Tea Party sensibility to 2012 presidential race.
1:08 | 12/09/11

Coming up in the next {{countdown}} {{countdownlbl}}

Coming up next:

{{nextVideo.title}}

{{nextVideo.description}}

Skip to this video now

Now Playing:

{{currentVideo.title}}

More information on this video
Enhanced full screen
Explore related content
Comments
Related Extras
Related Videos
Video Transcript
Transcript for Michele Bachmann in 60 Seconds
The only woman in the 2012 Republican presidential field Michelle Bachmann stands out from more than just her gender. The three term Minnesota congresswoman has a knack for stirring up political controversy. With her statement. This -- we're standing by this comment that the founding fathers worked tirelessly to end slavery. Her family matters -- or just -- fingernails. A -- tax attorney Buckman once worked for BI arrests along with her husband Marcus he's -- -- -- -- Foster children and five of around kids. -- Tea Party favorite and staunch conservative. Bachmann has rails against federal spending and fought to repeal president Obama's health care law. Since jump started her campaign in August -- the Iowa straw -- with a surprising win. Her campaign sputtered. Dropping sharply in the polls. The Iowa born -- -- -- good showing in the Hawkeye State if she hopes to be the first female president.

This transcript has been automatically generated and may not be 100% accurate.

{"id":15125616,"title":"Michele Bachmann in 60 Seconds","duration":"1:08","description":"Minnesota congresswomen brings Tea Party sensibility to 2012 presidential race.","section":"Politics","mediaType":"Default"}