"Before party, I'm a conservative first.
"I believe in equality of opportunity, not equality of result, and that's the big dividing line between liberals and conservatives," she said. "Conservatives believe that each individual is important and deserves protection of their inalienable rights to life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness.
"These rights come from our creator," she continued, "Government neither gives them nor does government have the power to take them away. … I believe my job as a member of Congress is to secure those inalienable rights.
"The heart and soul of who we are as a nation is in the Declaration of Independence; the Constitution is the framework for how we uphold those rights; and the Bill of Rights goes on to secure those rights to the individual, protecting individual rights from big government," she said.
Why don't we hear more of this? Why?... Because many in office believe just the opposite. And they have been able to silent most of the others. But Congress-Woman Bachamann is proud of our country. Proud of the real America. Not the new in-visioned one of the other Michelle whose husband would like to destroy and then remake it.