was wall to wall people,” one attendee told CQ Roll Call, who also said
the guests enjoyed mini crab cakes and other finger foods and some
drinks from the bar. The attendee spoke on the condition of anonymity
because the event was closed to the press.
House Majority Whip Steve Scalise, R-La., joined the
lawmakers, staffers and conservatives who gathered to toast Bachmann.
the only member of House Republican leadership at the event, though
Speaker John A. Boehner, R-Ohio, reportedly sent a staff member on his
I would like to hug her in a show of