All statements involving Michele Bachmann

"When we got the income tax in 1913, the top rate was 7 percent. By 1980, the top rate was 70 percent."

Says Rick Perry increased spending in Texas by more than 50 percent.

Says Rick Perry co-chaired Al Gore’s campaign for president.

"These 15 political appointees (on the IPAB) will make all the major health care decisions for over 300 million Americans."

"Our government right now. . . (is) spending 40 percent more than what we take in."

"President Obama has the lowest public approval ratings of any president in modern times."

Says the vaccine to prevent HPV can cause mental retardation.

"We know that President Obama stole over $500 billion out of Medicare to switch it over to Obamacare."

"The day President Obama took office, gasoline was $1.79 a gallon."

President Barack Obama "has virtually no one in his cabinet with private-sector experience."

"The United States is the No. 1 country in the world for energy resources. … We are the king daddy dogs when it comes to energy."

When Standard & Poor's "dropped our credit rating, what they said is, we don't have an ability to repay our debt. ... I was proved right in my position" that the debt ceiling should not have been raised.

Michele Bachmann's legislative record is "offering failed amendments."

Says Tim Pawlenty said in 2006, "The era of small government is over... the government has to be more proactive and more aggressive."

"My husband and I have never gotten a penny of money from the farm."

Says President Barack Obama said that if he doesn’t turn the economy around after three years in office, he’ll be a one-term president.

"Under Barack Obama the last two years, the number of federal limousines for bureaucrats has increased 73 percent."

"If you threw a barbecue yesterday for the Memorial weekend, it was 29 percent more expensive than last year because Barack Obama's policies have led to groceries going up 29 percent."

"The president released all of the oil from the Strategic Oil Reserve."

Then-Sen. Barack Obama "refused to raise the debt ceiling because he said President Bush had failed in leadership."

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