Congressman Allen West (R-FL) released this statement today regarding SNAP

The Food Stamp Program Has Expanded Beyond its Intent (FT. LAUDERDALE)— Congressman Allen West (R-FL) released this statement today regarding SNAP, the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, otherwise known as the food stamp program:“I happened to drive by a gas station in Pompano Beach, Florida over the weekend,  in the heart of Congressional District 22, the district I […]

Rep Allen West Visits Local High Schools to Discuss Teenage Girls and Binge Drinking

JUPITER, FL– Congressman Allen West (R-FL) along with his wife, Dr. Angela Graham-West, and The Century Council, a non-profit dedicated to combating binge drinking among teenage girls, visited local high schools today to encourage students to start chapters of Girl Talk: Choices and Consequences of Underage Drinking. Girl Talk is a student-to-student mentoring program that pairs middle school […]

Rep Allen West – Recommended Reading for April 2, 2012

Already the disciples of Saul Alinsky are preparing their onslaught against the nation’s highest court, typical Chicago style… by Congressman Allen West on Monday, April 2, 2012 (Facebook Page) The US Supreme Court heard oral arguments last week on the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (Obamacare). Already the disciples of Saul Alinsky are preparing their onslaught […]

Rep Allen West on The Laura Ingraham Show – Audio

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LkKNs8d5Z6g] Uploaded by IngrahamAngle on Mar 29, 2012 On Mitt Romney’s “humorous” story about his father moving a factory from Michigan to Wisconsin: @1:27 West: You have to be so very introspective of everything that you say or at least when you say it understand the ramifications there of and be prepared for the attacks […]

Rep Allen West Statement “Dismantling the Destruction of Obamacare”

(WASHINGTON)-— Congressman Allen West (R-FL) released this statement today after voting yes in favor of H.R. 5, the “Protecting Access to Health Care Act,” which repeals the Independent Payment Advisory Board (IPAB):  “On the eve of the second-year anniversary of the President’s dangerous and disastrous healthcare law, my colleagues and I have taken action to dismantle […]

Rep Allen West, Rep Southerland and 3000 Fisherman Rally at Capitol

Southerland, other congressmen, support changes to federal regulations The Keep Fishermen Fishing Rally was held in an effort to protect the rights of families whose livelihood depends on access to U.S. fisheries. The ultimate goal was to spark an amendment to the Magnuson-Stevens Act, the law governing fisheries regulations in the U.S. that fishermen say […]

Michele Kirk for BIZPAC Review “Allen West’s Spokesman Defending Texting and Driving Bill” Video

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DzWUw50upR4&feature=player_embedded] Uploaded by BizPacReview on Mar 14, 2012 By: Michele Kirk for BIZPAC Review Congressman Allen West announced his support and co-sponsorship of the Safe Teen and Novice Uniform Protection, or STANDUP Act, at a teen driving event at Jupiter High School on Tuesday, as reported in BPR’s March 14 article “Allen West hits a Porsche while simulating texting and driving.” […]

Rep. Allen West Supports National Graduated Driver Licensing Legislation

Bipartisan bill will help save lives and taxpayer dollars  WEST PALM BEACH, FL., Representative Allen West (R-FL) spoke to local law enforcement leaders, educators and students today in Jupiter as he announced his co-sponsorship of the Safe Teen and Novice Uniform Protection (STANDUP) Act – H.R. 1515. West announced his support of the STANDUP Act at a teen driving event at […]

Representative Allen West Tests Dangers of Texting while Driving

WHAT: Join Congressman Allen West, Palm Beach County Sheriff Ric Bradshaw, Palm Beach County School Superintendent Wayne Gent, and leaders from Allstate Insurance Company at Jupiter High School to participate in a distracted driving simulation. WHY: In South Florida, texting while driving has become an epidemic, and teenagers are often the victims. Motor vehicle crashes are the […]

Special Order House Floor – Rep Allen West – Flat Tax

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=XHjxDL37wmg] Uploaded by AllenWestFL on Mar 8, 2012 March 7, 2012 Special Order on the House Floor JOIN US AT OUR NEW WEBSITE – ALLEN WEST REPUBLIC.COM SUPPORT THE ELECTION OF REP ALLEN WEST TO FLORIDA CONGRESSIONAL DISTRICT 18 – AllenWestfoCongress.Com Related articles Allen West “Representing the people of CD 22nd has been among the highest honors of […]

Rep Allen West on Iran “We are running out of time”

(WASHINGTON) — Congressman Allen West (R-FL) released this statement today: “I have grave concern today that President Barack Obama and his Administration are continuing to jeopardize the safety and security of Israel, by saying one thing while doing another, when it comes to standing by the United States’ one true ally in the Middle East. President […]

Stand Up For Religious Freedom on March 23 Nationwide Rally

Stand up for religious freedom! WHEN: Friday, March 23, 2012 TIME: 12:00pm until 1:00pm WHERE: Federal Building – Downtown Ft. Lauderdale, 299 E Broward Blvd. WHAT: Join us as we fight President Obama’s HHS Mandate with the “Nationwide Rally for Religious Freedom,” taking place in cities and towns across the United States on March 23 at Noon. This “Mandate” from Obama’s […]

Rep Allen West meets with IRS; discusses Taxpayer Identity Fraud in South Florida

(WASHINGTON)–  Congressman Allen West (R-FL) met with representatives from the Internal Revenue Service this week to discuss solutions to the growing number of taxpayer identity fraud cases in South Florida. Federal Trade Commission reports show tax-related identity fraud continues to plague the United States, most notably South Florida, where more than half of the 20,000 […]

Rep. Allen West Brings Small Businesses Together with Defense Industry Experts

(West Palm Beach)— A total of 19 businesses attended Congressman Allen West’s (R-FL) roundtable discussion today to listen and speak directly to Chairman of the House Armed Services Committee Panel on Business Challenges within the Defense Industry Congressman Bill Shuster (R-PA) and Chairman of the House Committee on Small Business Congressman Sam Graves (R-MO).  The discussion focused on breaking down the bureaucracy and red tape that […]

Statement Rep Allen West “Homebuyers will Pay for Payroll Tax Deal”

(WASHINGTON)— Congressman Allen West (R-FL) released this statement today after voting no on the extension of the Payroll Tax Cut: “Americans are exhausted, out of work and many have simply lost hope in the political system. They have been struggling now with nearly five consecutive years of record job stagnation, increased foreclosure rates and an economy […]