‘I’m The Tea Party Candidate’
Hours after the Minnesota congresswoman’s presidential campaign responded to a call from the leader of a Tea Party group for her to bow out of the race, her campaign is labeling the incident a “stealth attack” by the campaign of Texas Gov. Rick Perry.
It’s no surprise this came from a Perry supporter. I’m the Tea Party candidate and have been since I came to Congress. I led 40,000 Americans cheap michael kors Cyber Monday to Washington DC to fight Obamacare, I led the fight against Dodd Frank, I led the fight against the debt limit increase and out of control spending, and I’m the first candidate to sign the pledge to build a fence along the border. I am the candidate most in line with the Tea Party supporters.
Ned Ryun, the president of American Majority, said on Thursday that “it’s time for Michele Bachmann to go.” He also decried Bachmann for “purporting” herself as a leader in the grassroots movement.
But Ryun denies supporting any particular candidate. As for the Perry campaign, press secretary Mark Miner said, “We learned of this through media reports today Cyber Monday michael kors sale and had nothing to do with the group’s decision.”
The Bachmann camp is also citing support from Jenny Beth Martin, the co founder buy michael kors outlet online store of Tea Party Patriots, one the more prominent organizations in the movement. In addition to praising Bachmann for championing Tea Party causes, Martin insists that Bachmann’s support among Tea Party supporters remains intact.