Wednesday, August 10, 2011

Michele's Hypocrisy or Michele's Greed?

Michele Bachmann Repeatedly Sought Stimulus, EPA, Other Government Funds By Sam Stein
With Reporting By Jason Cherkis WASHINGTON -- Few candidates in the Republican presidential primary field have decried the federal government with as much gusto as Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-Minn.). The three-term congresswoman has belittled the stimulus package, deemed the Obama administration both corrupt and "gangster," and lamented the "orgy" of spending she sees happening in Washington. The contempt has served her well, helping her craft the type of fiscally conservative, anti-government message that has catapulted her into frontrunner status for the Iowa Caucus and, more immediately, Saturday's crucial Ames Straw Poll. But it's simply not supported by the Minnesota Republican's actual record. Read More:

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