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Bachmann Will Respond to Obama

The Hill reports:

Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-Minn.), struggling to maintain visibility as a Republican presidential candidate, will rebut President Obama’s jobs speech to Congress on Thursday, her congressional office said.

Bachmann’s speech is scheduled for 8:30 p.m. in a House television studio, but will be timed to follow Obama.

There is no formal Republican response to Obama’s job speech, a void Bachmann appears poised to fill as she works to keep her name in the national discussion.

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Andrew StilesAndrew Stiles is a political reporter for National Review Online. He previously worked at the Washington Free Beacon, and was an intern at The Hill newspaper. Stiles is a 2009 ...


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