Michele Bachmann Craziest Quotes: Some Of The Most Controversial Things Bachmann Has Said Throughout Her Career [VIDEO]

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    U.S. Rep. Michele Bachmann, R-Minn., along with Rep. Steve King, A-Iowa, said none of the candidates from Majority Leader are "conservative" enough.
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    Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-MN) speaks at a news conference with Tea Party leaders on Capitol Hill in Washington
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Rep. Michele Bachmann, R-Minn., announced her decision not to run for re-election in 2014 Wednesday morning. A conservative politician, Bachmann is known for her controversial stances regarding global warming and gay marriage, and her leadership of the tea party. She's also known for the many gaffes made throughout her career, including quoting incorrect facts regarding history, such as the Founding Fathers “[working] tirelessly until slavery was no more in the United States” and telling a crowd to give a round of applause to Elvis Presley’s birthday on his death anniversary. Take a look at some of her most brow-raising quotes here. 

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