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The surge has only been fully in place for a week or so." Bachmann also spoke of the delegation's visit to Islamabad to meet Pakistani Prime Minister Aziz at the same time as the siege of Islamic fundamentalists at the Lal Masjid mosque elsewhere in the city. We were all able to see extremely up close and personal what it's like to be in a region where fighting is occurring.
We constantly felt like we were in need of security." On July 11, 2007, Bachmann voted against the College Cost Reduction and Access Act that raised the maximum Pell grant from ,310 to ,200, lower interest rates on subsidized student loans to 3.4 percent from 6.8 percent, raise loan limits to ,500 from ,500, disfavor married students who file joint tax returns, provide more favorable repayment terms to students who fail to use their education to prosper financially Bachmann said her opposition was because "it fails students and taxpayers with gimmicks, hidden costs and poorly targeted aid.
In office, Bachmann's agenda focused on the cultural conservative issues of opposition to abortion and gay marriage. In January 2007, a resolution was approved in the House of Representatives opposing President George W. I want to get the best information in front of me." In July 2007, Bachmann joined a Congressional delegation visiting Ireland, Germany, Pakistan, Kuwait, and Iraq.
From January 2007 to January 2015 Bachmann represented Minnesota's 6th congressional district, which includes the northernmost and eastern suburbs of the Twin Cities and St. She is the first Republican woman to be elected to the U. Bachmann met briefly (due to security concerns) with U. personnel in the Green Zone and upon her return she said she "was encouraged by reports of progress from Crocker, Gen.
Bachmann attended the meeting to protest public tax dollars going to the hospital; speaking to the Star Tribune, she said that "in effect, since 1973, I have been a landlord of an abortion clinic, and I don't like that distinction".
In 1993, she and other parents started the K-12 New Heights Charter School in Stillwater.
Her mother remarried three years later to widower Raymond J. Bachmann said in a 2011 town hall meeting that she suffered a miscarriage after the birth of their second child, Harrison, an event she said shaped her pro-life views. The Bachmanns were licensed from 1992 to 2000 to handle up to three foster children at a time; the last child arrived in 1998.The Bachmanns began by providing short-term care for girls with eating disorders who were patients in a University of Minnesota program.The Bachmann home was legally defined as a treatment home, with a daily reimbursement rate per child from the state.In the November 2000 general election, she defeated Ted Thompson of the Minnesota Democratic-Farmer-Labor Party (DFL) and Lyno Sullivan of the Minnesota Independence Party, to win the seat. Increased troop presence is justifiable if that measure would bring a swift conclusion to a difficult conflict." saying, "I don't believe we have all of the information in front of us.Two years later, in November 2002, after redistricting due to the 2000 Census, Bachmann defeated another incumbent, State Senator Jane Krentz of the DFL, in the newly drawn State Senate District 52. But before supporting the proposed surge, Bachmann called for a full hearing, saying, "The American people deserve to hear and understand the merits of increasing U. As a member of Congress that's why I want to go to Iraq as quickly as I can.