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 July 1, 2009  Posted by  Govt, U.S.

While Representative Bachmann says she’s worried about ACORN, many commenters are questioning who the real nut is…..

A trio of Republican congressmen are calling on a GOP colleague to completely fill out her 2010 Census form, following her vow to provide only basic information about her family.

In a statement released Wednesday, Republican Reps. Patrick McHenry of North Carolina, Lynn Westmoreland of Georgia, and John Mica of Florida said that “boycotting the constitutionally-mandated census is illogical, illegal and not in the best interest of our country.”

Bachmann expressed concerns last week about the level of detail demanded in the census form and questioned the federal government’s ability to protect her family’s personal data.

“What guarantees do the American people have that hackers won’t get into the system?” Bachmann asked in an interview with FOX News Channel.

Read more on CNN.

Rep. Bachmann’s interview on FOX is currently available on the Govt page of this site. If you have javascript enabled, you can listen to Steve Buckner, spokesman for the U.S. Census Bureau, trying to explain how she’s got it all wrong:

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