In response to the letter (Jennifer Tesdahl’s) facts vs. opinion commentary about Congresswoman Bachmann’s remarks. 1. In regards to having more oil than Saudi Arabia, Congresswoman Bachmann was referring to the recoverable reserves. The Institute for Energy Research estimates the total volume of technically recoverable oil reserves in all areas of the United States (including [...]
Rep. (Michele) Bachmann’s remarks about energy policy during her “two-day energy tour” and appearance on KSTP’s “At Issue” program may have been her opinion but they were not factual. She said that we need to open up federal lands for energy production, that nearly all of the energy production in the U.S. is now limited [...]
by Nathan Warner Contributing writer U.S. Rep. Michele Bachmann concluded her two-day energy tour through the 6th Congressional District with a luncheon at Rockwoods in Otsego on Tuesday, April 10. Bachmann’s energy tour included visits to Xcel Energy power stations in Becker and Monticello and Stearns Electric Association in St. Joseph. Bachmann also pumped gas [...]
U.S. Rep. Michele Bachmann, R-Minnesota, made a stop in Elk River on Saturday morning. She arrived at Olde Main Eatery in downtown Elk River about 8 a.m. The restaurant was full of people waiting for her. She made the rounds, shaking hands and visiting.
U.S. Congresswoman Michele Bachmann, R-Minnesota, has responded to recent rumors suggesting that “Dancing with the Stars” has tapped her for the next season. “In full disclosure, I did win a polka dancing competition when I was in the 10th grade at my alma mater, Anoka High School in Anoka, Minn.,” said Bachmann. “But, despite my [...]
by T.W. Budig ECM Capitol reporter Sixth District Congresswoman Michele Bachmann, R-Stillwater, will seek a fourth-term in the 6th Congressional District, according to Associated Press. Bachmann is fresh off the Republican presidential trail, having recently dropped out after a poor performance in the Iowa Caucus. Her appearance last weekend at an anti-abortion rally at the [...]
by T.W. Budig ECM Capitol reporter Congresswoman Michele Bachmann has dropped out of the 2012 presidential race. “I have no regrets — none whatsoever,” said Bachmann, speaking from Iowa this morning. Bachmann, who finished sixth among competing Republican presidential candidates in the Iowa caucus yesterday, said the people of her native state have spoken. [...]