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Michele Bachmann Won't Seek Re-Election

In a video posted to YouTube late Tuesday evening, Rep. Michele Bachmann said she would not be seeking re-election in 2014.

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Minnesota Rep. Michele Bachmann said she will not run for another term.

"My decision was not influenced by any concerns about my being re-elected," she said.

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