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When It Comes To Folding Napkins, Don't Mess With Michele Bachmann

The Huffington Post | Chris Gentilviso | Posted 05.17.2014 | Politics

If she's not working Capitol Hill as a tea party conservative, you may find Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-Minn.) working on her tea party at home. In an...

Bachmann: Dem 'Should Apologize To Tea Party' For 'Outrageous Comments'

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 08.05.2013 | Politics

Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-Minn.) is calling on Rep. Charlie Rangel (D-N.Y.) to apologize for negative comments he made about the tea party movement. ...

Bachmann Slams 'Bizarre' Rove, Obama 'Insanity'

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 06.18.2013 | Politics

Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-Minn.) took hits at both GOP strategist Karl Rove and President Barack Obama Tuesday during an interview with conservative ra...

Bye-Bye, Bachmann!

Rick Horowitz | Posted 08.03.2013 | Politics
Rick Horowitz

She's leaving. That's a fact....

Michele Bachmann Wasn't the Caricature the Tea Party Needed, But She Was the Caricature the Tea Party Deserved

Dan Treadway | Posted 07.30.2013 | Politics
Dan Treadway

It has become a common narrative for politicians in general, but especially so for high-profile members of the Tea Party: She came, she saw, she left in disgrace.

Sabrina Siddiqui

Bachmann Opponent Calls Her An Embarrassment | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 04.15.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-Minn.) barely held onto her seat in the 2012 election, defeating Democrat Jim Graves by just over 1 percent of ...

Bachmann: Repeal Obamacare Before It 'Literally Kills' People

The Huffington Post | Gabrielle Dunkley | Posted 03.21.2013 | Politics

Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-Minn.) is worried Obamacare is going to kill someone. During a floor speech Thursday, Bachmann called on the House to repe...

A Tea Party Tipping Point? Michele Bachmann Returns to the Intelligence Committee

Michael Keegan | Posted 03.16.2013 | Politics
Michael Keegan

Bachmann and the Tea Party have proven time and again that they don't take the business of governing seriously. Boehner and his fellow Republican leaders should stop pretending like they do.

Michele Bachmann Campaign Raises $4.5 Million In Third Quarter

Sarah Bufkin | Posted 10.12.2012 | Politics

Tea Party favorite and former presidential contender Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-Minn.) brought in $4.5 million to her campaign in the third quarter of 2...

Michele Bachmann: People 'Roll The Dice' On Insurance

The Huffington Post | Anna Staver | Posted 03.30.2012 | Politics

Rep. Michelle Bachmann (R-Minn.) said that some uninsured Americans choose "to roll the dice" and not to buy insurance, according to an interview with...

Bachmann Tied Up In Tea Party Lawsuit

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 01.28.2012 | Politics

Former Republican presidential hopeful Michele Bachmann has been named a witness for the defense in a lawsuit against Tea Party HD, a failed televisio...

Cain To Deliver Tea Party Response To State Of The Union

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 01.19.2012 | Politics

Herman Cain will deliver the Tea Party's response to President Obama's State of the Union address on Tuesday, January 24. "Herman Cain has been a s...

Bachmann Picks Up Tea Party 'Support,' Not Endorsement

Posted 12.27.2011 | Politics

Tea Party Express will "support" Minnesota Rep. Michele Bachmann's campaign for president, the group announced Monday. But that's not a full-fledged e...

Tea Party Attacks Bachmann

Taylors-Wade Hampton Patch | CHris Winston | Posted 12.16.2011 | Politics

Nearly a month after a SC spokesman for Rep. Michele Bachmann accused Newt Gingrich of trying to buy off the state's Tea Party leaders by bringing the...

WATCH: Bachmann Left Speechless After Encounter With Young Activist

Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

Michele Bachmann was left speechless after an awkward encounter with a young activist named Elijah at a South Carolina book signing. As seen in th...

Bachmann China: Overdrive?

Rick Horowitz | Posted 01.16.2012 | Comedy
Rick Horowitz

"China?!!!" Americans with functioning brain cells, watching Saturday's GOP debate. Meanwhile, deep inside Bachmann Central Command, there is turmoil...

Bachmann Accuses Perry Campaign Of Dirty Tricks

Posted 12.29.2011 | Politics

Michele Bachmann responded to the suggestion by a Tea Party group that she quit the presidential race by accusing Rick Perry of dirty tricks. In an...

Aaron Sankin

'At Least The Tea Party Picks Up Their Own Trash' | Aaron Sankin | Posted 12.20.2011 | San Francisco

On Thursday, Congresswoman Michele Bachmann braved the progressive crowd at San Francisco's Commonwealth Club for a sold-out speech and discussion wit...

Can You Caption This Photo?

Posted 11.20.2011 | Comedy

When it rains, it pours. We know it seems crazy to have two Caption This posts in one day, but when you're handed two amazing photos, you can't just p...

Bachmann Rising, Palin Fading?

Chris Weigant | Posted 08.27.2011 | Politics
Chris Weigant

The problem for Palin is that both she and Bachmann are favorites of an almost-identical slice of the Republican electorate. Which creates somewhat of a zero-sum game between the two: as one gains support, the other is bound to lose support.

Michele Bachmann: Upping the Political Motherhood Paradigm

Joanne Bamberger | Posted 08.27.2011 | Politics
Joanne Bamberger

Will Michele Bachmann become the GOP candidate? Not so long ago, I would have said no, but as none of the Republican men-folk seem to be sparking any Barack Obama-like devotion, she may stand a chance.

The Funniest Michele Bachmann Announcement Tweets So Far

Posted 08.27.2011 | Comedy

Michele Bachmann gave everyone on the left, and everyone on the right who actually wants to defeat Obama in 2012, a serious case of the Mondays with h...

Michele Bachmann Announces Presidential Campaign

Posted 08.27.2011 | Politics

Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-Minn.) is in it to win it in 2012. The conservative congresswoman and Tea Party favorite formally declared her candidacy f...

Bachmann Presidential Campaign Tests Tea Party Power Limits

Posted 08.26.2011 | Politics

(Reuters) - Conservative firebrand Michele Bachmann will test the limits of how far a favorite of the Tea Party movement can go when she formally laun...

Michele Bachmann: The Next Vice President of the United States? Don't Laugh

Miles Mogulescu | Posted 08.24.2011 | Politics
Miles Mogulescu

In early 2009, liberals laughed at the likes of John Boehner and Eric Cantor. Less than 2 years later, Republicans took back the House in a landslide. There's no reason this same trend can't also apply to Michele Bachmann.