U.S. Rep. Michele Bachmann (R., Minn.) has been excoriated by every group in America with the exception of the tea party, of which I am one proud member.
But Bachmann is an American treasure fulfilling the American dream: successful lawyer, wife, mother of five, foster mother to 23 children, community activist (not organizer), congresswoman, patriot, intellect, and an ardent God-fearing Christian Zionist.
She stood up to the establishment, the media, and Republicans and Democrats alike. Bachmann warned all who would listen of government overreach, out-of-control spending and corruption; backroom deals; budget deficits; insurmountable debt; and abandonment of our friends and allies.
She will be leaving Congress, but her voice and prescience will resou