Rep. Michele Bachmann Calls it Quits

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

Photo courtesy: Gage Skidmore, Flickr

WEST DES MOINES, Iowa — After a disappointing sixth-place finish in Iowa’s caucuses Wednesday night, Rep. Michele Bachmann calls it quits.

Bachmann, a harsh critic of President Barack Obama, said “there was no viable way forward,” formally ending her bid for the Republican presidential nomination.

“Last night the people of Iowa spoke with a very clear voice, and so I have decided to stand aside,” Bachmann told supporters in Iowa. Bachmann added, however, that she will continue her efforts to “defeat the president’s agenda of socialism.”

Read more at HuffingtonPost.com.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

w

Connecting to %s