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Michele Bachmann Debt Ceiling

Bachmann: This Is Not 'The Time To Fight' The Debt Ceiling

The Huffington Post | Chris Gentilviso | Posted 02.06.2014 | Politics

As the House GOP stands divided on how to reach a debt ceiling deal, Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-Minn.) looks to be among the Republicans against picking...

Bachmann Makes Curious Claim About GOP

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 10.10.2013 | Politics

Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-Minn.) said House Republicans are "completely unified." During an appearance on CNN's "New Day," Bachmann addressed questi...

Michele Bachmann Explains Absence From Key Primary State

AP | By HOLLY RAMER | Posted 12.09.2011 | Politics

NORTH CONWAY, N.H. -- Republican presidential hopeful Michele Bachmann said Sunday that her unsuccessful fight against raising the federal debt ceilin...

For Bachmann, An Issue Of Inaccuracy

The Washington Post | Glenn Kessler | Posted 10.11.2011 | Politics

Rep. Michele Bachmann's rally in Council Bluffs, Iowa, earlier this week (full video clip below) is a good demonstration of the passion the GOP presid...

Michele Bachmann Dodges Tough Questions

AP | PHILIP ELLIOTT | Posted 09.28.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Rep. Michele Bachmann steadfastly refused Thursday to answer questions about her family's business and finances, saying that she &n...

Key Issue Has GOP Voters As Divided As Candidates

AP | THOMAS BEAUMONT | Posted 09.15.2011 | Politics

PELLA, Iowa — The presidential candidates aren't the only Republicans divided about letting the government borrow even more money to pay its bil...

WATCH: Lying Allegations Hurled In Debt Talks

Posted 09.12.2011 | Politics

Sparks flew in talks to raise the debt celing one day after Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) introduced an unconventional plan to lift t...

A Case Of Denial? Chaos If Congress Blows It

AP | Posted 09.12.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Some congressional conservatives are discounting their own leaders' claim that defaulting on the nation's debt would be disastrous....

Michele Bachmann: 'It’s Time For Tough Love'

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 09.10.2011 | Politics

INDIANOLA, Iowa -- Republican presidential candidate Michele Bachmann says she's not worried about the nation defaulting if the debt ceiling isn't inc...

Tea Party Kingmaker Says He's 'Disappointed' In Michele Bachmann

Posted 09.05.2011 | Politics

Sen. Jim DeMint (R-S.C.) said he's "disappointed" that Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-Minn.) -- who's running for the Republican presidential nomination -- ...

Where GOP Presidential Candidates Stand On Raising Debt Ceiling

The Huffington Post | Alex Becker | Posted 08.23.2011 | Politics

Debate over raising the debt ceiling is proving to be a hot topic for discussion among the pack of Republican candidates vying for their party's nomin...

Bachmann Faces Off With Weiner Over Debt Ceiling

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Reps. Michele Bachmann (R-Minn.) and Anthony Weiner (D-N.Y.), top talkers for their respective parties, butted heads over the debt ceiling in a debate...