Michele Bachmann Wants to Ban Halloween.
Michele Bachmann Wants to Ban Halloween Stating, “Sucking on Satan’s Candy Sacks Leads to Liberalism”
Hoax or Fact:
Messages in various versions spreading through social media claim that Republican Congresswoman Michele Bachmann wants to Ban Halloween, because it leads to Liberalism. It's not a fact!
The source of these messages is an article posted on website FreeWoodPost.com titled 'Michele Bachmann Wants to Ban Halloween Stating, “Sucking on Satan’s Candy Sacks Leads to Liberalism”' back in the year 2013. The website, however, is basically a satirical publication that comes with a tagline - "News That's Almost Reliable". The website also has a Satire Disclaimer stating all news articles contained within FreeWoodPost.com are fiction, and presumably fake news.
So the claims that Michele Bachmann wants to ban Halloween are just hoaxes, the stories originated from a satirical article. Satirical stories like these have become quite common these days. You can read few similar ones in Related Stories section below.