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U.S. Republican presidential candidate and Representative Michele Bachmann (R-MN) speaks during a news conference in Des Moines, Iowa December 29, 2011. REUTERS/Joshua Lott (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS)
Bachmann in charge.
The first bill introduced in the House this year was this:
At noon today, I introduced the first bill of the 113th Congress to repeal Obamacare in its entirety.
@MicheleBachmann via web

Believe it or not, that's the Obamacare repeal bill that the House will vote on this Thursday, for the 37th time. Michele Bachmann is setting the agenda for the House of Representatives. Can an institution possibly be more pathetic?

It's hard to imagine how. Sequester. Debt ceiling. Budget. Unemployment. That can all just wait, or never be addressed at all by House Republicans. The House is going to work just two full days this week, and one of them will be completely sucked up by a bill that won't ever advance to the Senate. Again. For the 37th time. That's another pointless waste of time and another $1.45 million in taxpayer money down the drain.

Originally posted to Joan McCarter on Mon May 13, 2013 at 08:39 AM PDT.

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