Michele Bachmann
Read here about Michele Bachmann, Republican member of the United States House of Representatives, representing Minnesota's 6th district. An original supporter of the Tea Party, Bachman is a founder of the House Tea Party Caucus and has been dubbed the "Queen of the Tea Party". Read about why this 2012 candidate for the Republican presidential nomination dropped out in January 2012 after finishing in sixth place in the Iowa caucuses. Michele Bachmann previously served in the Minnesota State Senate, where she campaigned tirelessly against gay marriage and LGBT rights. She is the first Republican woman to represent the state in Congress, but announced in May 2013 that she would not seek re-election in 2014.
WATCH: Michele Bachmann Isn't Seeking Reelection
May 29 2013 11:42 AM ET

Why We Hope Michele Bachmann Stays in Retirement

Sunnivie Brydum

The four-term congresswoman from Minnesota announced Tuesday that she will not seek a fifth term.

WATCH: Bachmann Links Gay Rights to 9/11 in 'Pray Day' Push
May 13 2013 12:16 PM ET

WATCH: Bachmann Links Gay Rights to 9/11 in 'Pray Day' Push

Neal Broverman

Forget the economy, gun rights, or immigration, the Minnesota congresswoman is hung up on creating a September 11 National Day of Prayer and Fasting to remind America of its sins.

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