House Tea Party Caucus Approved

Rep. Michelle Bachmann (R-MN) tweeted, “Just got word that the Committee on House Administration officially approved the House Tea Party Caucus.”  Bachmann sent a letter to House Speaker Nancy Pelosi last Thursday asking permission to create the group.  The letter explained, “As Members of Congress, we have an obligation to represent the views of our constituents, and this Caucus would do nothing more than promote the timeless principles of our founding, principles that all Members of Congress have sworn to uphold.”  A number of House Republicans have courted the support of the tea party support, but it will be interesting to see which members choose to join the Tea Party Caucus.

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