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Bachmann all the rage

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ST. PAUL -- No one can say that Michele Bachmann is shy.

The Minnesota Republican congresswoman often dives into controversy, but her State of the Union response drew the most attention yet.


In the first two days, nearly 200,000 people watched her speech on one of several YouTube videos about her. Others watched on cable television news channels.

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Don Davis
Don Davis has been the Forum Communications Minnesota Capitol Bureau chief since 2001, covering state government and politics for two dozen newspapers in the state. Don also blogs at Capital Chatter on Areavoices.