Yarmuth Escalates Bachmann Criticism

Responding to Republican presidential candidate Michelle Bachmann’s first campaign ad, U.S. Rep. John Yarmuth, D-Ky., ratcheted up criticism of his congressional colleagues bid for the White House. In a 30-second spot that began airing in Iowa last week, Bachmann vowed to vote against an increase of the debt ceiling while touting her conservative views. She […]

Bachmann Signs Controversial Marriage Pledge

Living up to her staunch conservative marquee, Congresswoman Michelle Bachmann was the first Republican presidential candidate to sign a controversial pledge that calls homosexuality a choice and a health risk in addition to supporting a federal amendment to the U.S. Constitution banning same-sex marriage. The oath is part of a strict moral platform being pushed […]

Bachmann Unveils First TV Ad

Vowing to vote against an increase of the debt ceiling, Republican presidential candidate Michelle Bachmann released her first television ad Thursday, which will begin airing in Iowa. The 30-second spot titled “Waterloo” touts the Minnesota congresswoman’s staunch conservatism and Iowa roots. It features Bachmann talking straight into the camera, telling voters about her family values […]

Yarmuth Eager to Support Bachmann Presidential Bid—Sort of

Speaking to the Louisville Courier-Journal’s editorial board Wednesday, U.S. Rep. John Yarmuth, D-Ky., made it clear he’s supporting Republican colleague Michelle Bachmann in next year’s presidential election. Well, sort of. “Strictly from a partisan perspective, I hope she’s the nominee of the Republican Party,” Yarmuth said. “Because (President) Obama will win 50 states.” Ouch! No […]