Posted at 4:33 PM on November 18, 2008
by Tim Pugmire
Republican Congresswoman Michele Bachmann makes a return to national TV tonight, two weeks after winning re-election to a second term. An advisory from Bachmann's office says she'll appear on Fox News Channel's Hannity & Colmes at 8:00 p.m. The topic: what's coming up for the U.S. Congress and the Obama Administration. Bachmann became a regular on several cable news shows in the weeks leading up to the election. But that pattern abruptly changed October 17 after her now famous misstep on MSNBC's Hardball with Chris Matthews.
Heh, this should be good. Maybe another "speech malfunction," but then again maybe not on Fox.
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