Rep. Allen West Says Defense Cuts Would Send ‘Horrible Message’

By Hiram Reisner for Newsmax Florida Rep. Allen West said Wednesday if the failure of the defense-reduction supercommittee leads to additional cuts to the Defense budget it would not only send a “horrible message” to Americans but also to “our adversaries and our enemies all across the world.” “I’m very worried about it — speaking […]

Sizing up a Gingrich-Romney showdown – by Jonah Goldberg

by Jonah Goldberg for TownHall Whether the matchup between Newt Gingrich and Mitt Romney is the final bout on the GOP primary card is impossible to know. The whole season has been more like professional wrestling than boxing, with weird characters sporting implausible hair appearing out of nowhere to talk smack and explain why they […]

Cruising for a Cause, West Marine Charity Event – Ft Lauderdale – Support Veterans Ocean Adventures

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_1gMdEqFHQ8&feature=player_embedded&list=PL299A9445239AA126] Support Veterans Ocean Adventures Wednesday, Dec 7, 2011 from  6:00pm to 9:00pm at West Marine Fort Lauderdale Boating Superstore, Fort Lauderdale, FL West Marine Fort Lauderdale Boating Superstore, the largest boating store in the United States, is celebrating its grand opening by hosting Cruising for a Cause, a unique opportunity for local marine charities […]

Happy Holidays from Congressman Allen West – Great Video

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hah7uSZyH4w&feature=player_embedded] As we head into the beginning of a holiday weekend, I wanted to share with you a short video we created for our supporters and friends across the country. We hope you will take a moment to watch it and share it with your friends. It is so important for us to focus on […]

Rep Allen West – Legislative Lowdown, Highlights of the Week and more

Legislative Lowdown: – Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation Authorization — On Tuesday, the House approved H.R. 2838, the Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation Act of 2011, by voice vote. The bill would authorize funding for the Coast Guard in Fiscal Years 2012 through 2015. The bill would also authorize funds for the Federal Maritime Commission […]

Congressman Allen West – Weekly Wrap Up 11/21/11

  Dear Patriot, Greetings to our constituents, fellow Floridians, and all Americans, let me begin by wishing all of you a very happy Thanksgiving. I pray everyone will travel safely and enjoy a special time with family and friends, enjoy the feast and that your favorite football team wins! Speaking of winning and losing, I am sad to […]

Congressman Allen West and Karen Harrington Take Time Out For U.S. Troops

Delray Beach, Florida- Congressman Allen West spent his Sunday morning with a couple hundred of his supporters to assemble care packages for U.S. Military personel that are stationed in both Afghanistan and Iraq. The 6th annual ‘Project Holiday’, was organized by the group ‘You Are Not Alone,’  and held at the Delray Beach Community Center, […]

Congressman Allen West ‘s Statement on the Failure of the Super Committee

  (WASHINGTON)— Congressman Allen West (R-FL) released this statement this morning on the looming failure of the Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction, referred to as the Super Committee: “The Super Committee was entrusted by the American people and by fellow Members of Congress to work together and come up with a solution to America’s fiscal […]

“Washington Fly-in” organized by the Ft Lauderdale Chamber of Commerce and hosted by Allen West

by Kinglsey Guy Washington, D.C., is an impressive place, if you look only at the monuments, neoclassical buildings and Victorian mansions. But take those away, and the city’s left primarily with statist, bureaucratic, monolithic structures similar to the ones that began proliferating throughout the world around the 1930s, including in Moscow and Berlin. Architecture can […]

Rep Allen West on The Huckabee Show – Video

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Congressman Allen West Co-Sponsors the Open Fuel Standard Act

by Infidel Bloggers Alliance The courageous, straight-talking Republican from Florida has co-sponsored the Open Fuel Standard Act. If anyone understands the threat to our national security posed by our continued funding of Wahhabism, it is Congressman Allen West. His understanding of radical Islam is unsurpassed among elected officials. He understands fully that it is the […]

Rep. Allen West I’m not going to vote for a tax increase,or go to the American people and ask them to give us more.

By ANDREW TAYLOR and DAVID ESPO for Business Week Democrats, Republicans far apart on deficit deal. As the nation’s debt soared past $15 trillion, congressional Republicans and Democrats struggled Wednesday to salvage a yearlong assault on federal deficits, their efforts hampered by politically charged disagreements over taxes and the future of enormously expensive government benefit […]

Can Newt Gingrich Pass Tea Party Muster?

By Beth Reinhard for the National Journal Newt Gingrich doesn’t seem like the tea party’s type. He’s the ultimate Washington insider, a career politician who spent two decades in that reviled institution known as the U.S. Congress. Especially when compared to stick it-to-the-man tea party heroes like Rep. Allen West of Florida and Sen. Rand […]

Congressman Allen West Weekly Wrap Up, Video & Article of The Week

Dear Patriot, Greetings to our constituents, fellow Floridians, and all Americans. As I wrap up the previous week I am first and foremost thinking about my brothers in arms-  praying that my Marine brothers and sisters had a great 236th Marine Corps birthday, and my fellow veterans had a superb Veterans Day. Veterans Day was […]