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U.S. Rep. Michele Bachmann address a crowd of several hundred people who showed up Thursday for her health care town hall forum in Lake Elmo, a St. Paul suburb.

Rep. Michelle Bachmann health care forum lively

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The lively crowd gathered for U.S. Rep. Michele Bachmann's health care town hall forum turned feisty at times, drowning out speakers with applause and boos.


Bachmann's Thursday afternoon forum drew several hundred people, who packed a roughly 420-seat school auditorium. A couple of hundred more watched by video from the cafeteria. Bachmann's staff said there was room for 800 people.

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