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Head of a N.H. Tea Party-affiliated group decides to back Michele Bachmann
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We need someone who is going to go back in the there and undo what President Obamas done, said (Jerry) DeLemus (chairman of the Granite State Patriots Liberty PAC, one of the states largest Tea-Party affiliated groups), who has been courted by candidates since last spring.

The person for the job is Michele Bachmann, the Rochester, N.H., homebuilder told the Globe yesterday. The PAC, which is an umbrella group for a number of Tea Party affiliated and liberty groups, will make its endorsement next Tuesday.

DeLemus said he likes Bachmanns stance on immigration. He thinks she will successfully turn back President Obamas health insurance law. And he appreciates that she understands the Constitution.

As for the other candidates, DeLemus said Mitt Romney was a non-starter because he has avoided groups like his own like the plague. Jon Huntsman, too, has been inaccessible. Newt Gingrich has been low in his estimation since his support of NAFTA when he was in Congress. Rick Santorum is right on social issues, but he hasnt talked enough about closer adherence to the Constitution. And Ron Paul is appealing in many ways, but DeLemus said he was scared off by his stances on Iran (too lax) and Israel (not strong enough), he said.

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Sounds like some teabaggers are staying on the Bachmann train. Will be interesting to see how long she can stay in the primary process with support from some teabaggers.
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  -Head of a N.H. Tea Party-affiliated group decides to back Michele Bachmann pampango  Dec-07-11 12:58 PM   #0 
  - We are going to back someone who will never win  titaniumsalute   Dec-07-11 12:59 PM   #1 
  - Looney toons avidly supporting looney toons  HillWilliam   Dec-07-11 01:03 PM   #2 
  - "undo what President Obamas done"  FiveGoodMen   Dec-07-11 01:07 PM   #3 
  - I know someone  savalez   Dec-07-11 01:29 PM   #6 
  - A close friend said much the same leading up to the election in '08. His reasoning for not voting  Citizen Worker   Dec-07-11 03:41 PM   #17 
     - Amazing isn't it?  savalez   Dec-09-11 12:08 PM   #20 
  - Me too.  EC   Dec-07-11 02:45 PM   #13 
  - Death panels and socialism!  rfranklin   Dec-07-11 03:23 PM   #16 
  - I'd like him to list some specifics  AlbertCat   Dec-07-11 04:38 PM   #18 
  - They need to keep sending her money!  Walk away   Dec-07-11 01:20 PM   #4 
  - Good! Consolidate all the nuts into just one easily shit-canned basket.  Populist_Prole   Dec-07-11 01:23 PM   #5 
  - She is their best choice by far LOL!  Politicalboi   Dec-07-11 01:35 PM   #7 
  - I have been wondering why these people keep whining and saying they have to undo what Obama has done  cstanleytech   Dec-07-11 01:40 PM   #8 
  - Moron quote of the day: "She understands the Constitution".  COLGATE4   Dec-07-11 01:50 PM   #9 
  - LOL!  Politicalboi   Dec-07-11 02:07 PM   #10 
  - Rochester, NH  Mopar151   Dec-07-11 02:52 PM   #15 
  - From a homebuilder, no less  gratuitous   Dec-07-11 02:13 PM   #11 
  - "She understands the Constitution".  AlbertCat   Dec-07-11 04:42 PM   #19 
  - She is on the "intelligence committee". She thought that was  russspeakeasy   Dec-07-11 02:30 PM   #12 
  - Sure, throw your votes away, have at it  peace frog   Dec-07-11 02:48 PM   #14 

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