Eric Lach

Eric Lach is a reporter for TPM. From 2010 to 2011, he was a news writer in charge of the website?s front page. He has previously written for The Daily,, GlobalPost and other publications. He can be reached at

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Rep. Tom Price (R-GA) and Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-MN) appeared on Fox News last night and suggested that Dems should have kept quiet about recent threats and vandalism targeting lawmakers for their health care votes. By doing otherwise, Price and Bachmann told host Sean Hannity, Democrats were politicizing the incidents.

Bachmann agreed with Hannity that the Democrats' real goal was to smear the Tea Party movement.

She also said she's been the victim of vandalism and threats in the past, but had chosen to keep quiet about them.

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