Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-Minn.), who will be delivering a rebuttal to Obama tonight for the Tea Party Express, drew notice yesterday for remarks she'd made in Iowa over the weekend that downplayed America's historic ethnic and racial inequalities, as well as slavery. Speaking of the Constitution, she said, "the very founders that wrote those documents worked tirelessly until slavery was no more in the United States." WATCH:
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