Bachmann: I Invited Nancy Pelosi To Join My Tea Party Caucus (VIDEO)


Rep. Michele Bachmann says her new House Tea Party Caucus is open to anybody – in fact, she’s even invited Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) to join.

Appearing on Fox News this morning, host Bill Hemmer asked Bachmann whether more people would be joining. “Oh absolutely. The very first member to join the Caucus is a member of the Republican leadership,” said Bachmann, referring to House GOP Conference Chair Mike Pence (R-IN). “I’ve written a letter to invite Speaker Pelosi to join as well. It’s bipartisan, open to everyone. And it’s really — the Tea Party is not a political party, like Republican Party or Democrat Party. It’s a set of ideas. And the ideas are very simple.”

What exactly would Pelosi do if she joined the Tea Party Caucus? Hang herself in effigy?

Masthead Masthead
Editor & Publisher:
Executive Editor:
Managing Editor:
Senior Editor:
Editor for Prime & Special Projects:
Investigations Desk:
Front Page Editor:
Editor at Large:
General Manager & General Counsel:
Executive Publisher:
Head of Product:
Director of Technology:
Publishing Associate:
Front-End Developer:
Senior Designer: