BACHMANN RULES OUT SENATE RUN
JT Thaden | Feb 6, 2018 AT 3:42 pm
(AP / KNSI) - Former Minnesota Rep. Michele Bachmann says she won't run for former Sen. Al Franken's seat The firebrand conservative and 2012 presidential candidate said in December she was considering a bid after more than three years out of office.
Bachmann told Minnesota radio host Jan Markell on Saturday that she's decided against it. She says she prayed about the race and "wasn't hearing any call from God to do this."
A message left at a number listed for Bachmann was not immediately returned.