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Bachmann Fades, Cain Rises at Values Voter Summit

7:51 PM, Oct 8, 2011 • By MICHAEL WARREN
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Duvall, on the other hand, had never heard of Cain before Friday but now considers herself a big fan. “You listen to him,” she said. “He not only tells us what the problem is, he tells us a solution that he has for the problem.”

So whither Bachmann, once the queen of the Tea Party and the darling of social conservatives? For some, at least, she seems to have been replaced. “She’s good at what she’s doing [in Congress],” Wendt told me. “I’m for Herman Cain.”

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