Bachmann is one of the House's most vocal opponents of the healthcare law and a proponent of the idea that it will create "death panels."
This designation for the yet-to-be-convened Independent Payment Advisory Board (IPAB) has been widely criticized. The IPAB is charged with cutting costs in Medicare when the program's spending grows too quickly. It is not permitted to make recommendations that would ration patient care.
The Values Voters Summit wraps up Sunday in Washington, D.C.