Representative

Michele Bachmann

Iowa May Be Fertile Ground For GOP’s Bachmann

If there’s any state where Minnesota Rep. Michele Bachmann could stir the Republican race for president, it’s Iowa.

05/26/2011

(credit: Chip Cravaack)

Freshman Rep. Cravaack Defends Medicare Vote

U.S. Rep. Chip Cravaack explained his vote in favor of a Republican budget plan to a small crowd attending a town hall meeting Wednesday night, saying he wants to protect future generations of Americans from massive debt.

05/19/2011

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Bachmann: Obama Is Wall Street’s Best Friend

Minnesota Rep. Michele Bachmann told a South Carolina tax day tea party rally that President Barrack Obama is Wall Street’s best friend.

04/18/2011

Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-MN) speaks at the Conservative Political Action conference (CPAC), on February 10, 2011 in Washington, DC. The CPAC annual gathering is a project of the American Conservative Union.  (credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Bachmann Likely To Enter Presidential Race By June

Tea party favorite and Republican Rep. Michele Bachmann is feeling pressure from the political calendar to rush a decision on a White House bid and may announce her intentions as early as May, one of her top advisers said Thursday.

03/24/2011

Carly Melin

MN House Back To Full Strength As New Rep. Joins

The newest member of the Minnesota House has officially taken office.

02/22/2011

Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-MN) speaks at the Conservative Political Action conference (CPAC), on February 10, 2011 in Washington, DC. The CPAC annual gathering is a project of the American Conservative Union.  (credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Reality Check: Rep. Bachmann’s Speech At CPAC

Minnesota Republican Congresswoman Michele Bachmann, in a rousing speech at the Conservative Political Action Conference, accused President Obama of “ushering in socialism,” a rhetorical flourish that’s politically questionable.

02/11/2011

Erik Paulsen

Paulsen Snags Spot On Influential House Committee

Republican Rep. Erik Paulsen of Minnesota has snared a seat on the powerful House Ways and Means Committee.

12/10/2010

Tom Hackbarth

Armed MN Lawmaker Detained Near Planned Parenthood

A Minnesota lawmaker is trying to explain why he showed up at a Planned Parenthood with a loaded gun. He says he just happened to pick that parking lot.

11/24/2010

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