Boehner calls Bachmann accusations 'pretty dangerous'
July 19th, 2012
12:25 PM ET
2 years ago

Boehner calls Bachmann accusations 'pretty dangerous'

(CNN) – Republican House Speaker John Boehner called dangerous Thursday a request from members of his own party in Congress to investigate Muslim infiltration in the U.S. government.

Admitting he had not read a letter requesting the investigation, Boehner said "I think accusations like this being thrown around are pretty dangerous."
FULL POST


Filed under: John Boehner • Michele Bachmann
July 18th, 2012
01:48 PM ET
2 years ago

McCain refutes accusations by fellow Republicans about Hillary Clinton aide

(CNN) - Republican Arizona Sen. John McCain took to the Senate floor Wednesday to criticize fellow Republican Rep. Michele Bachmann and four other Republican members of Congress about their request that various agencies investigate whether the government has been infiltrated by Muslim extremists.

Bachmann is joined in her request by Rep. Louie Gohmert (R-Texas), Trent Franks (R-Arizona), Rep. Thomas Rooney (R-Florida) and Rep. Lynn Westmoreland (R-Georgia).

FULL STORY

Filed under: John McCain • Michele Bachmann
July 3rd, 2012
07:42 AM ET
2 years ago

Bachmann on VP spot: 'Not for me to make that decision'

(CNN) – Former presidential candidate Michele Bachmann did not deny Monday whether she was being vetted for the job of Mitt Romney's running mate.

"Whoever it is that he chooses to bring in as his V.P., it will be a highly competent person who could step in at a moment's notice and assume the responsibilities of the White House," the Minnesota congresswoman said on CNN's "Piers Morgan Tonight."
FULL POST


Filed under: Michele Bachmann • Mitt Romney • TV-Piers Morgan • Veepstakes
Coincidence?
June 11th, 2012
03:16 PM ET
2 years ago

Coincidence?

(CNN) – Minnesota Rep. Michele Bachmann, who ran as a tea party favorite in her Republican presidential bid this cycle, posed outside her House office Monday with a flag widely known as a symbol for the tea party movement.

The flag stands in the spot traditionally reserved for state and U.S. flags.
FULL POST


Filed under: 2012 • House • Michele Bachmann • Tea Party
Bachmann: No longer neutral on Swiss citizenship
May 10th, 2012
04:14 PM ET
2 years ago

Bachmann: No longer neutral on Swiss citizenship

(CNN) - Michele Bachmann no longer wants to be Swiss, the Minnesota congresswoman announced Thursday, and has requested the Swiss government drop her dual citizenship.

Bachmann's spokeswoman confirmed Tuesday that she had recently been granted dual citizenship, for which she had been eligible since her 1978 marriage, but "recently some of their children wanted to exercise their eligibility for dual-citizenship so they went through the process as a family."
FULL POST


Filed under: Michele Bachmann
Bachmann a Swiss citizen?
May 8th, 2012
10:34 PM ET
2 years ago

Bachmann a Swiss citizen?

(CNN) - Proud American citizen Michele Bachmann now has another country to call home: Switzerland.

The Minnesota congresswoman and former GOP presidential candidate was granted dual citizenship with the European country, her spokeswoman confirmed Tuesday night.
FULL POST


Filed under: Immigration • Michele Bachmann
May 3rd, 2012
12:40 PM ET
2 years ago

Bachmann endorses Romney

(CNN) – Former presidential candidate Michele Bachmann threw her support behind Mitt Romney on Thursday.

Standing on stage with the presumptive GOP presidential nominee at an event in Portsmouth, Virginia, the Minnesota congresswoman said she was there to "lend my voice and my endorsement to Mitt Romney as our president to take the county back."
FULL POST


Filed under: 2012 • Michele Bachmann • Mitt Romney
Bachmann to endorse Romney
May 2nd, 2012
06:20 PM ET
2 years ago

Bachmann to endorse Romney

(CNN) – Former presidential candidate Michele Bachmann will endorse Mitt Romney on Thursday, a Romney campaign official confirmed to CNN.

Bachmann is set to appear with the presumptive Republican presidential nominee at an event in Portsmouth, Virginia at 1:15 p.m.
FULL POST


Filed under: 2012 • Michele Bachmann • Mitt Romney • Virginia
Bachmann, Norquist endorse Mourdock
May 2nd, 2012
06:14 PM ET
2 years ago

Bachmann, Norquist endorse Mourdock

(CNN) - Add Rep. Michele Bachmann and anti-tax crusader Grover Norquist to the growing list of national conservatives supporting Richard Mourdock in his quest to unseat Sen. Dick Lugar of Indiana.

On Twitter, Bachmann announced Wednesday her endorsement of the Indiana state treasurer, less than a week before Mourdock and Lugar face off in the Republican primary.
FULL POST


Filed under: 2012 • Grover Norquist • Indiana • Michele Bachmann • Senate
Bachmann: Romney will have an 'open ear' to conservatives
April 26th, 2012
03:03 PM ET
2 years ago

Bachmann: Romney will have an 'open ear' to conservatives

Washington (CNN) - Minnesota Rep. Michele Bachmann has yet to formally endorse Mitt Romney's presidential bid, but she said Thursday that it's only a matter of time.

"I haven't come out with an endorsement, but I have said that I want my voice to be a voice of unity and that's my goal," Bachmann said during an afternoon appearance on Mike Huckabee's radio show. "It appears that our nominee is Mitt Romney and I will get behind that nominee."
FULL POST


Filed under: 2012 • Michele Bachmann
« older posts
newer posts »