Republican Congresswoman

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.