Former presidential candidate and Tea Party favorite, Rep. Michele Bachmann (MN-6-R), reminded the crowd of more than 4000 at last week’s “Hands Off My Health Care” rally in Washington, DC, just what is at stake in this struggle between an administration determined to centralize control and those who believe in the rights of the individual.
In her brief, well-received remarks, she cited the impending Supreme Court decision on the constitutionality of Obamacare, but indicated that in any eventuality, she is committed to lead the fight to repeal and replace this unpopular law. You can click here to watch my video.
A closing thought: In editing this rally footage, I was struck once again by the cheerful passion and determination of those in the audience. The situation is dire – we are at a pivot point in this country – but the energy was positive and the smiles were widespread. And yes, in another trademark Tea Party move, the park was left in an immaculate condition.