What will Bachmann do next?

Voters in Minnesota's sixth district are wondering out loud if their congresswoman will run for re-election under new district lines, challenge Amy Klobuchar for U.S. Senate, or consider a vice presidential bid
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Voters in Minnesota's sixth district are wondering out loud if their congresswoman will run for re-election under new district lines, challenge Amy Klobuchar for U.S. Senate, or consider a vice presidential bid

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