Congressman Allen West Votes in favor of REINS Act

(WASHINGTON)— Congressman Allen West (R-FL) released this statement today after voting YES in favor of the Regulations from the Executive in Need of Scrutiny (REINS) Act, H.R. 10. The REINS Act would require Congress to approve all major rules, which are those that would have an impact of $100 million or more on the economy. “When […]

Senator Chambliss’ answer’s email on the detainee amendment

In response to an email; Here are Senator Chambliss’ comments on the detainee question. Thank you for contacting me regarding the fiscal year 2012 National Defense Authorization Act, passed by the Senate on December 1, 2011, that included several provisions relating to the authority of the United States to detain certain individuals associated with al […]

Allen West to Obama ‘America Is About Equal Opportunity, Not Your Liberal Progressive Mantra of Equal Achievement’

From Congressman Allen West’s Facebook.. Jefferson stated in the Declaration of Independence that we have “unalienable rights from our Creator, Life, Liberty, and the Pursuit of Happiness”. Obviously President Barack Hussein Obama believes in a “guarantee of happiness” and that he, along with his liberal disciples, are the arbiters of fairness. America is about equal opportunity, not […]

Rep Allen West Appointed to National Defense Authorization Act Conference A Rarity for a Freshman

(WASHINGTON)— Congressman Allen West (R-FL) has been named today a member of the National Defense Authorization Act Conference.  The NDAA Conference is a select group of bipartisan members from both the United States House of Representatives and the United States Senate that will begin hammering out the final provisions of the National Defense Authorization Act of 2012.  NDAA legislation provides the policy for […]

Congressman Allen West Remembers Pearl Harbor – Statement

(WASHINGTON)— Congressman Allen West (R-FL) released this statement today: “This morning I spoke to South Floridian and Pearl Harbor survivor, Abe Stein, who as a United States Army Staff Sergeant, witnessed the Japanese Naval attack on Pearl Harbor, Hawaii.  The attack killed more than 2,400 Soldiers, Sailors, and Marines, and injured 1,000 servicemembers, marking the beginning of World War […]

Rep Allen West – Weekly E-Newsletter, Legislative Update and more

Dear Patriot, Greetings to our constituents, fellow Floridians, and all Americans, it is just amazing to me how fast the year has gone by. It seems like only  yesterday the 112th Congress was sworn in on January 5th. I am recovering this morning from Sunday when I ran in the Palm Beach half-marathon- see story here– in West Palm […]

12/3/11 Rep. Allen West reviews the week from his Congressional office – VIDEO

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A Newt Way to Reform Entitlements – Peter Ferrara

by Peter Ferrara In New Hampshire on November 21, Newt Gingrich, who has just been endorsed by the Manchester Union Leader, unveiled sweeping entitlement reform proposals, discussed in a comprehensive, extensive campaign position paper now available at Newt.org. Those proposals reflect closely my own work over many years, discussed in detail in my recent book, […]

Rep. Allen West takes third place at DC’s funniest – by Kerry Picket

Rep. West takes third place at DC’s funniest; jokes about shots taken at him from CBC members (Washington Times) By Kerry Picket  for the Washington Times Congressman Allen West, Florida Republican, was the only lawmaker to walk away with a prize at the annual D.C.’s  Funniest Celebrity contest on Wednesday night. The conservative Republican won […]

The Utter Lunacy Of Obamanomics – The Right Sphere

Okay, get this. The Obama administration wants to extend the payroll tax “cuts” that were part of the failed stimulus package from 2009. If you don’t know what they are it’s because they were literally so small no one really noticed. A little less was taken out of your paycheck every couple of weeks than […]

While America Burns, Obama Campaigns – Peter Morici

by Peter Morici for Fox News  President Obama and his supporters are portraying the failure of the Super Committee to slash the budget deficit by $1.2 trillion over ten years as endangering the already weak economic recovery. This is absolute sophistry. A deal acceptable to Democrats would have raised taxes on the wealthy and corporations […]

Video Rep Allen West – You know that liberal heads will explode as soon as they hear the word “invasion”. – The Right Scoop

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6bXp7QXPQ10&feature=player_embedded#!] Rep. Allen West, who represents the 22nd District of Florida, answers questions about the GOP Convention and his political future during a meeting with members of the Scripps Treasure Coast Newspapers editorial board on Nov. 28. READ MORE BY CLICKING HERE: THE RIGHT SCOOP SUPPORT THE RE-ELECTION OF CONGRESSMAN ALLEN WEST TO FLORIDA’S DISTRICT […]

Citizen Congressman Allen West – by Bruce Bialosky

by Bruce Bialosky for Townhall The founders of this country were quite an extraordinary group. Together, they created a unique government that they visualized would be run by individuals like themselves – ordinary citizens. They never envisioned a professional class of political leaders. The election of 2010 brought many non-professional politicians to Washington, but none […]