U.S. Rep. Michele Bachmann
and seven other congressmen have formally introduced a bill
that would designate the Muslim Brotherhood as a Foreign Terrorist Organization
(FTO) and impose sanctions on its supporters in the U.S. Though the chances of
the bill passing with a Democrat majority in the Senate and Barack Obama as
President are next to zero, it will force members in each House of Congress to
pick a side on a matter of tremendous historical significance. The willingness of House Leadership
(hello Speaker John Boehner) to bring the “Muslim Brotherhood Terrorist
Designation Act of 2014″ to the floor will also reveal
leadership’s position on the matter.
Bachmann knows what it’s like to be on the right side of history by putting her Republican colleagues and other prominent figures on the wrong side of it. She did just that in 2012 after she and four other Congressmen sent five letters to five separate Inspectors General about Muslim Brotherhood infiltration. Not only did more of her Republican colleagues rebuke her than side with her (8 to 1) but the silence from those who did neither, was deafening.
As Shoebat.com reported, not only was the 90-day response deadline in each letter ignored but on the 90th day, the Benghazi attacks occurred.....To Read More.....