GOP Rep. Michele Bachmann said on a conference call with reporters that she is backing John McCain for president even if McCain wasn’t her first choice. Listen here.
Bachmann will also appear on CNN’s Larry King Live tonight at 11 CDT to offer the GOP response to the DNC.
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Tom Scheck has covered politics and state government for more than ten years for MPR News. He’s covered several gubernatorial campaigns, two statewide recounts, the presidential bids of Tim Pawlenty and Michele Bachmann, U.S. Senate races, close Congressional contests and the Minnesota Legislature. He lives in Falcon Heights with his wife, son and dog. He can sometimes be found chasing a white ball on a golf course. It isn’t a straight walk. Tips are welcome at firstname.lastname@example.org