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Michele Bachmann questions Sen. Obama’s patriotism, and others’

On Friday’s MSNBC program “Hardball,” host Chris Matthews tossed bait in front of Bachmann, and she grabbed it. When he asked her if she believes that Barack Obama has anti-American views, Bachmann said, “Absolutely.

On Friday’s MSNBC program “Hardball,” host Chris Matthews tossed bait in front of Bachmann, and she grabbed it. When he asked her if she believes that Barack Obama has anti-American views, Bachmann said, “Absolutely. I’m very concerned that he may have anti-American views.”

Bachmann also said, “The news media should do a penetrating expose and take a look. I wish the American media would take a great look at the view of the people in Congress and find out: Are they pro-America or anti-America?”

Watch the entire clip below.

UPDATE: Doug Grow: Bachmann’s anti-Obama comments could affect close 6th District race

UPDATE 2: Doug Grow: Fallout from Bachmann’s interview prompts more funds for her foe, a censure call and a new write-in opponent

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