Bachmann: Well, every decision that I make I pray about as does my husband and I can tell you, yes, I've had that calling and that tugging on my heart that this is the right thing to do and because it's such a momentous decision, not only for myself, my husband and our 28 children, it is a momentous decision what ideas will I bring to bear? What are the resources that I have to marshal in terms of people, assets, the message and also the finances, the amount of time this will take, what this will mean for the nation. Am I the right person for the job? Every decision and every endeavor my husband and I have made we think it through, we're not rash people. We make a plan because we want to succeed, we don't want to fail and so we've been very deliberative in this process and that's why we're now coming to the culmination and next month, as I announced last night, I'll make that decision right here in Waterloo and the world will know.
Originally posted by OtlwJoseyWales
She has 5 children that she gave birth to, and 23 foster home children.
Originally posted by Janky Red
You mean she actually birthed 28 kids
good F@#$@$$ sweet baby Jesus thats a lot of kids for one whoha to pop out
Originally posted by Britster1821
LOL! Did people forget how to read on here, or is it just really late??
She gave birth to five (5) biological children, and has twenty three (23) foster children.
I don't even know what to say to this. That many kids to take care of at once is just ridiculous.
Anytime I see a family with more than ten kids (Octomom, Duggars...this lady), I think of that movie, Mine, Yours and Ours. The older version, I just couldn't comprehend it. That many kids??! Who does that?
Poor kids gotta eat their oatmeal sammiches...lol
What her followers probably don’t know is that Rep. Bachmann is, to use that anti-government slur, something of a welfare queen. That’s right, the anti-government insurrectionist has taken more than a quarter-million dollars in government handouts thanks to corrupt farming subsidies she has been collecting for at least a decade.
If American farms such as hers were forced to compete in the global free market, they would collapse.
Republicans and conservative Democrats bitch and moan about the allegedly Marxist underpinnings of universal health care and do everything they can to deny struggling Americans access to social services. Meanwhile, many of them profit off taxpayers in a massive welfare program.
According to 11 years’ worth of Environmental Working Group data that tracks $200 billion in subsidies, the wealthiest 10 percent of “farmers” have collected 75 percent of the money. That’s exactly the kind of socialism that Rep. Bachmann and her elite ilk like.