March 19th, 2013
09:35 PM ET

KTH: Bachmann dodges question on CPAC remarks

Keeping Them Honest, CNN's Dana Bash asked Rep. Michele Bachmann to support claims she made about President Obama's "lavish" lifestyle with facts. She got zip.

This is part of what the Congresswoman said in her speech at CPAC regarding the White House budget:

A new book is out talking about the perks and excess of the $1.4 billion a year presidency that we are paying for. And this is a lifestyle that is one of excess.

Now we find out that there are five chefs on Air Force One. There are two projectionists who operate the White House movie theater.

They regularly sleep at the White House in order to be readily available in case the first family wants a really, really late show. And I don't mean to be petty here, but can't they just push the play button?

We are also the ones who are paying for someone to walk the president's dog, paying for someone to walk the president's dog?

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