As the public debate on Syria develops, we’re keeping track of where Minnesota’s delegation stands on the issue. We’ve put a live tracker on www.minnpost.com, and you can get more detail on each lawmaker’s position from Devin Henry’s reporting.
I don’t see how U.S. military action will accomplish anything toward ending the turmoil over there or helping the people of Syria which is my main concern.
Rep. Collin Peterson on U.S. involvement in the Syrian conflict
“The No. 1 reason we are failing to see more jobs being created is because of the president’s health care plan,” she said.
Marriage was created by the hand of God. No man, not even a Supreme Court, can undo what a holy God has instituted.
“She has an extraordinarily high profile for a lawmaker who has not produced significant legislative accomplishments.”
There’s no way anyone could run and win who would be worse than Michele Bachmann. So we accomplished that task.
Jim Graves, who narrowly lost to Bachmann in the last congressional election.
I’m not a politician; I’m a business guy. Now there are zero things on my agenda that I feel a need to do in public life.
As of today, Jim Graves is going to indefinitely suspend his campaign for Congress from the 6th District.
Translation: He is not running. He is dropping out of politics to concentrate on his family and his business.
In her elegant video announcing her retirement from the U.S. House, Michele Bachmann said that she wore the attacks of the liberal media as a badge of honor.
Bachmann investigated for possible campaign finance violations
Congressional investigators have launched a probe into possible campaign finance violations by Michele Bachmann’s presidential campaign.
In a brief statement to MPR News, Bachmann’s lawyer, Bill McGinley, said Bachmann was working with the Office of Congressional Ethics. He said there are no allegations that the four-term Republican congresswoman was engaged in any wrongdoing.