Allen West “It’s time to move away from the progressive tax system – a tenet of Karl Marx’s communist manifesto”

Written by Allen West on October 27, 2013 for After the recent debacle on Capitol Hill, instead of real forward progress, we have the same old tired “Beltway two-step” of “let’s have a committee meeting.” To paraphrase Alfonso Bedoya’s words as Mexican bandit leader “Gold Hat” in the 1948 film, “The Treasure of Sierra Madre:” “Meetings? We […]

Congressman Allen West – The Truest of Statesman

When you are looking to describe a statesman you must first understand that  a politician and a statesman are not the same thing.   A statesman, is not a tyrant; he is the free leader of a free people and must posses four critical qualities. Strong Principles A Moral Compass A Vision The ability to build a consensus to achieve that […]

Congressman Allen West On His Future

By CHARLES MAHTESIAN | 12/1/12 Florida Rep. and Tea Party favorite Allen West, who recently lost re-election to Democratic challenger Patrick Murphy, appeared on National Public Radio Friday.  Far from despondent, West spoke of Washington politics and his future role with his characteristic assertive, yet calm, tone. Politico relates the interview’s significant conclusion: MARTIN: So what’s next for you? […]

Allen West Statement “We Should Only Redouble Our Resolve”

For two weeks since Election Day, we have been working to ensure every vote is counted accurately and fairly. We have made progress towards that goal, thanks to the dedication of our supporters and their unrelenting efforts to protect the integrity of the democratic process. While many questions remain unanswered, today I am announcing that […]

Rep. Allen West has a little fun with the Press Corp

By MACKENZIE WEINGER  via POLITICO Rep. Allen West said Thursday he won’t be speaking at the Republican National Convention — but that he’ll be slinging hot dogs in Tampa instead. “I want everyone to know if you come to the Republican Convention I’ll be selling hot dogs,” West told reporters on Capitol Hill, according to a tweet from […]

Rep Allen West welcomed Kurdistan Regional Government Representative to the United States

(WASHINGTON) –   Congressman Allen West (R-FL) welcomed Kurdistan Regional Government Representative to the United States, Qubad Talabani, into his Capitol Hill office this week to discuss the future of Kurdistan, a Northern Iraqi region of democracy. During the meeting, West thanked Talabani for his long standing service to strengthening United States- Kurdish relations and discussed […]

Rep Allen West – Statement “Sinking the Marine Industry: How Regulations are Affecting Today’s Martime Business”

WASHINGTON)—  Congressman Allen West (R-FL) chaired a hearing entitled “Sinking the Marine Industry:  How Regulations are Affecting Today’s Martime Business” as part of the House Small Business Subcommittee on Investigations, Oversight and Regulations Thursday on Capitol Hill.  Inland waterways and ports are often the lifeblood of the economies of the regions in which they are located.  Members […]

Exclusive Interview with Rep Allen West by Myra Adams

by MYRA ADAMS for PJ Media Q. Congressman West, you have decided to run for reelection in newly drawn Florida District 18, where there are more Republican registered voters, instead of your current Florida District 22 that will also be redrawn to include more registered Democrat voters. This decision points to a realization that your conservative message only […]

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 […]

Congressman Allen West Announces Reelection in the NEW Proposed 18th Congressional District

Congressman Allen West Announces Reelection in the Proposed 18th Congressional District (WEST PALM BEACH)- Congressman Allen West (R-FL) released this statement today announcing his decision to seek reelection for the United States House of Representatives in the proposed 18th Congressional District: “After much prayer, reflection and discussion with my close friends and family, I am announcing […]

Congressman Allen West – “24 Hours”

I hope you are enjoying a well-deserved holiday with family. I want to take just a moment during this very busy time of the year to remind you about our year-end deadline and also ask for your immediate help. I am hoping that you can donate $25 or more at our website right now. I need […]