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Gibbs: Romney Won, Bachmann Moved the Ball

The administration’s take on Monday night’s debate in New Hampshire: Mitt Romney won, and Michele Bachmann is someone to keep an eye on.

Posted: Tuesday, June 14, 2011 - 10:40am

Pawlenty Defends Against Perception He Didn't Perform Well at Monday's Debate

Speaking on CNN's American Morning on Tuesday, Tim Pawlenty defended himself against the perception that he didn't perform well at Monday night's presidential debate.

Posted: Tuesday, June 14, 2011 - 10:40am

Obama Defends Economic Policies, Need for Tax Increases In 'Today' Interview

In an interview shown on NBC's Today show Tuesday, President Obama rehashed some of his recent policies for job creation but offered no new insights about his economic plans for the year.

Posted: Tuesday, June 14, 2011 - 10:40am

Hotline Sort: Tiny Tim

Welcome back to Hotline Sort. Romney and Bachmann looking good after the presidential debate, Pawlenty not so much. Tammy Duckworth could be a House candidate again soon while President Obama takes on Anthony Weiner. Here's today's rundown:

Posted: Tuesday, June 14, 2011 - 9:40am

Bachmann Continues Slamming Obama

On Monday night, newly declared presidential candidate Michele Bachmann was roundly declared one of the best performers in the Republican debate. The Minnesota congresswoman made the rounds on television Tuesday morning to continue hammering President Obama’s leadership.

Posted: Tuesday, June 14, 2011 - 8:40am

Video: Conan Leaks New Photos of Rep. Weiner; Sifting Through the Palin Emails

Conan O'Brien unveils the latest batch of scandalous photos of Rep. Anthony Weiner, D-N.Y.

Posted: Tuesday, June 14, 2011 - 8:40am

CNN Debate: Bachmann's Greatest Hits

National Journal's Democratic Political Insiders thought that Rep. Michele Bachmann, R-Minn., delivered a strong performance in Monday's Republican debate in New Hampshire.

Posted: Tuesday, June 14, 2011 - 12:40am

Romney and Bachmann Lap the Field

Mitt Romney easily survived his first debate of the 2012 primary with barely a nick to his early frontrunner status.

Posted: Tuesday, June 14, 2011 - 12:40am

New Hampshire or Iowa: Where Republicans Should Place Their Chips

Rep. Michele Bachmann, R-Minn., announced on Monday that she's officially running for president while at the GOP debate in New Hampshire -- but when official campaigning kicks off, she might want to put her focus on Iowa. Watch to find out where others in the field will find the most friendly terrain.

Posted: Tuesday, June 14, 2011 - 12:40am

EXCLUSIVE: Political Insiders Give Debate Nod to Romney, Bachmann

Former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney was the winner of the first major presidential debate tonight according to a survey of Republican and Democratic political operatives, campaign consultants, and party strategists, in a special National Journal Political Insiders Poll conducted tonight. Minnesota Rep. Michele Bachmann also had a good evening. 

Posted: Monday, June 13, 2011 - 11:40pm