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Bachmann on former campaign chief: 'I should have done that Google search'

Michele Bachmann has taken some flack in the press from none other than her former campaign manager, Ed Rollins. When reporters pointed out that Rollins has had a history of sharp remarks about his former employers, Bachmann responded: “I guess I should have done that Google search."
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Michele Bachmann has taken some flack in the press from none other than her former campaign manager, Ed Rollins. When reporters pointed out that Rollins has had a history of sharp remarks about his former employers, Bachmann responded: “I guess I should have done that Google search."

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