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Iowa: GOP candidates' New Year's resolutions

Posted at 12:59 PM on January 1, 2012 by Emily Kaiser
Filed under: Iowa

To celebrate the new year, CBS News managed to corner the GOP presidential candidates and get their New Year's resolutions (sort of). But don't expect resolutions to eat less junk food or exercise.

Minnesota Congresswoman Michele Bachmann's resolution:
"Yes, it's to work very, very hard and win the Iowa caucus and then win the New Hampshire primary and then win the South Carolina primary and then go on and win the Florida primary, so my resolution is to win primaries next year and become the nominee."

Watch all of their responses in the Face the Nation roundup:


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