The Free Press, Mankato, MN

November 7, 2012

Bachmann squeaks out victory

Bachmann wins 51-49 percent


The Free Press

MINNEAPOLIS —

With 278 of 280 precincts reported (99 percent), incumbent Michele Bachmann

has been re-elected to serve U.S. House District 6. The GOP incumbent

received 178,985 votes, 51 percent; while challenger Jim Graves, Democrat,

received 175,230 votes, 49 percent.