Michele Bachmann is a back-bencher only concerned with herself. That's among the harsh criticisms dished out by the leaders of a Tea Party group that represents many of the policies Bachmann champions. The executive director of American Majority tells CNN Bachmann's 'is not a serious presidential campaign.'
The volley's from would-be supporters comes as Bachmann abruptly canceled a Minneapolis town hall meeting.
Amid informed speculation Bachmann's campaign efforts are struggling for money, MPR reports her PAC is accused of illegally diverting money for her own campaign purposes.
Meanwhile, a CNN/Time Magazine poll has Bachmann trailing her rivals, garnering only single digit numbers in four states, including Iowa where she is campaigning the hardest.