Topics :: Michele Bachmann

Ad Urges RNC Chair to Denounce Upcoming Hate Groups' Event

By EDGE | Wednesday Sep 24, 2014
Does RNC Chair Reince Priebus have the clout to ask fans of GOP superstars Sarah Palin, Rick Santorum, Michele Bachmann and Mike Huckabee, to miss seeing their idols by skipping this weekend's anti-gay hate group sponsored Value Voters Summit?

Michele Bachmann: The LGBT Community is Bullying America

By Jason St. Amand | Tuesday Mar 11, 2014
Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-Minn.) is still upset that Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer vetoed the state’s controversial bill that would allow business owners to discriminate against LGBT customers.

Bachmann Condemns Veto of Arizona’s Anti-Gay Bill

By Jason St. Amand | Wednesday Mar 5, 2014
Rep. Michele Bachmann says she is "sorry" Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer vetoed the state’s anti-gay bill.

Michele Bachmann Plans St. Louis Appearance

Thursday Feb 6, 2014
One-time Republican presidential candidate Michele Bachmann will speak at a luncheon in St. Louis next month.

Bad News Bachmann! Minn. Could Be Next to Ban Conversion Therapy

By EDGE | Tuesday Jan 14, 2014
Bad news, Marcus Bachmann. A state representative introduced a bill Monday in the state legislature to ban gay conversion therapy in Minnesota. If passed, the gopher state will join California and New Jersey in banning the discredited practice.

Ex-Gay Pride Events Postponed

By Bobby McGuire | Monday Jul 15, 2013
Those who made travel plans to attend the First Annual Ex-Gay Pride festivities in Washington, D.C. later this month will have to wait until September due to alleged harassment and perceived security threats, according to the events’ organizers.

Rep. Bachmann Says She Won’t Run For Re-Election

Wednesday May 29, 2013
Minnesota Rep. Michele Bachmann said Wednesday she will not run for another term in the U.S. House and said her decision had nothing to do with ongoing investigations over finances related to her unsuccessful run for the GOP presidential nomination.

Michele Bachmann’s Lesbian Stepsister Speaks Out for 1st Time

By Jason St. Amand | Wednesday Oct 17, 2012
Michele Bachmann’s lesbian sister opens up in a New York Times opinion column to talk of her problems with the Minnesota Congresswoman’s strong stand against gay rights and how that has affected their relationship.

Bachmann Ends Presidential Campaign

By Mike Glover | Wednesday Jan 4, 2012
Minnesota Congresswoman Michele Bachmann ended her Republican presidential campaign on Wednesday, Jan. 4, after a disappointing sixth place finish in the Iowa caucuses.

GOP Candidates’ Anti-Gay Stances: Winning Strategy, Or Out of Touch?

By Peter Cassels | Tuesday Jan 3, 2012
So far, the GOP candidates have been tripping over each other to oppose gay rights, from the military to marriage. But is this a winning strategy overall? EDGE looks at unchanging attitudes in a changing electorate.