Debt ceiling vote could spark first U.S. House GOP firefight
Published 01/31/2011, Star Tribune (Minneapolis) / MCT
Minnesota's Bachmann, former Gov. Pawlenty part of party's debt ceiling debate
A looming revolt against raising the national debt limit has opened the first visible rift between the new GOP leadership in the U.S. House and a faction represented by House Tea Party Caucus leader Michele Bachmann of Minnesota.