(POLITICO) Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-Minn.) thinks many Americans “aren’t ready” for a female president.

“I don’t think there is a pent-up desire,” she told syndicated columnist Cal Thomas in an interview last week.

If Hillary Clinton runs in 2016, two things need to be done, Bachmann said. “Remind people [Clinton] is seeking to become commander in chief [and] how she has operated in the past with these types of responsibilities.”

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