Video: Bachmann: Ellison Has "Long Record” Of Association With Muslim Brotherhood
MINNEAPOLIS – A controversy surrounding Minnesota Congresswoman Michele Bachmann got even bigger Thursday. During an interview with Glenn Beck, the Republican congresswoman said fellow Minnesota lawmaker Keith Ellison has "a long record of being associated…with the Muslim Brotherhood.”
Ellison — the first Muslim to be elected to Congress — says he has no ties to the international Islamist movement.
Earlier on Thursday, the nation’s top Republican condemned Bachmann’s call for an investigation into "Muslim extremists” at top levels of the U.S. government. (...)