Rep Allen West: Legislative Update

– FY2013 Appropriations — Last Thursday, the House of Representatives approved H.R. 5326, the Commerce and Justice, Science, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, by a vote of 247-163, I VOTED YES.  The bill would provide $51.131 billion in discretionary appropriations for agencies and programs funded through the Commerce/Justice/Science appropriations bill for Fiscal Year 2013. Funding […]

Rep Allen West Votes in Support of the Violence Against Women Act

(WASHINGTON)—  Congressman Allen West (R-FL) released this statement today after voting Yes on H.R. 4970, the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA): “As a husband and father of two teenage daughters, protecting women from the dangers of domestic violence, dating violence, sexual assault and stalking is of utmost importance to me.  The Violence Against Women Act […]