Michele Bachmann

Satire: Michele Bachmann's 'Nothing To Lose'

Crafting political ads is a delicate task. Candidates such as Michele Bachmann must carefully walk the line between aggressive and shameless, between earnest and desperate. It's hard to be effective coming from behind. Candidates must avoid

Bachmann: 'Obama Stole Over $500 Billion'

Republican presidential candidate Michele Bachmann went on the offense against President Barack Obama during a primary debate in Florida Monday. The congresswoman suggested that the president "stole" money to enact his Affordable Care Act. "We

Government Programs For Me; Not For Thee

In a two week span in which the East Coast of the United States was beset by a monstrous hurricane, states in the same area had their strongest earthquake since World War II and Colorado experienced its most violent quake since 1967, we were

A *Gas* Indeed: Professor Michele Bachmann's Energy Policy

(h/t David at VideoCafe) Michele Bachmann had to have the most interesting campaign promise of any of the Republican candidates to date: The same woman who has never passed a single bill in her tenure in congress is telling audiences that

Bachmann Open To A '0% Corporate Tax Rate'

Republican presidential candidate Michele Bachmann said Sunday that she was "open" to implementing Sarah Palin's suggestion that all corporate income taxes be abolished. "I propose to eliminate all federal corporate income tax," Palin had said in

GOP Field Offers The Ultimate Faith-Based Initiative

Americans can be forgiven for assuming Michele Bachmann was deadly serious when she repeatedly joked this weekend that God was using an earthquake and hurricane to send a divine message to restrain federal spending. After all, Bachmann has

Bachmann: Hurricane Is God's Warning About Government Spending

Republican presidential candidate Michele Bachmann told voters in Florida Sunday that Hurricane Irene and the recent East Coast earthquake were just God's way of telling politicians to reign in government spending. "I don't know how much God has

Bachmann Calls To Drill The Everglades ‘Responsibly’

Republican presidential candidate Michele Bachmann told The Associated Press Sunday that as president, she would approve drilling for oil and natural gas in the Everglades. "The United States needs to be less dependent on foreign sources of