Rep Allen West introduces Limited End Strength Reduction Act

Legislation assures military drawdown is safe and responsible  (WASHINGTON)— Congressman Allen West (R-FL) today introduced the Limited End Strength Reduction Act of 2012, ensuring our Army and Marine Corps have the financial resources they need for a responsible drawdown in Afghanistan, while continuing to meet our National Security objectives. The bill slows the pace of the President’s […]

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 […]

Rep Allen West – Supporting Our Troops

There he goes again. President Obama has decided he needs to cut the budget.  But he’s trying to do it on the backs of our brave men and women in uniform. More than ever it is critical that I run an effective campaign to help fight for our values. Here are the facts.  The Administration […]

VIDEO – Rep Allen West “The Impact of Military Cuts”

[youtube=] “The Military is here to defend us, not carry our debt”   From: AllenWestFL  | Mar 1, 2012 Rep. West interviews with Fox News Greta Van Susteren 2/29/12 Related articles Rep Allen West’s Legislative Low Down & Weekly Wrap Up ( Rep. Allen West Says Defense Cuts Would Send ‘Horrible Message’ ( Rep Allen West: Cutting Spending While […]

Why Does the Left Despise Valor? by Kevin McCullough

by Kevin McCullough for TownHall There is a pretty reliable predictor in America today. If someone says something nice about our military, the need to support them, or show demonstrative appreciation for them outright–that person is likely a person of the political and theological right. I’m not sure why that’s the case, but it is […]

Rep Allen West – Introduces H.R.1142 – Global Combat Zone Recognition Act

H.R.1142 – Global Combat Zone Recognition Act Sponsor: Rep Allen West (FL)  CoSponsors: Reps Renee Elmers, Tim Griffin, Peter King, Larry Kissell, Kathy McMorris Rodgers, Sue Myrick, Richard Nugent, Dennis Ross, Steve Stivers, Lynn Westmoreland, Frank Wolf and Todd Young: To amend title 10, United States Code, to ensure the equitable treatment of members of the […]

Why the US-Israel relationship is unique and critical – By Rep Allen West – Op-Ed

Today, the bonds between America and Israel are stronger than ever, yet they have never been more threatened. The history of the Jewish people in the land of Israel stems back more than 3,000 years, unbowed by the sequential rise and fall of the Assyrians, Babylonians, Persians, Greeks, Maccabeans, Romans, Byzantines, Arabs, Egyptians, Crusaders, Mamelukes and Turks. […]

Vietnam Veteran Edward Ayers 3 purple hearts as well as the Republic of Vietnam Service Medal

[youtube=] Uploaded by Thesharktank1 on Jan 12, 2012  Produced by Shark Tank Media, LLC By Javier Manjarres Prior to the beginning of Congressman Allen West’s monthly townhall meeting in Fort Lauderdale FL, West presented to Vietnam veteran Edward Ayers all of the service medals that he had originally received while serving in Vietnam but then lost.  The medals included […]

Exclusive Interview with Congressman Allen West – “Iran’s threats not empty”

[youtube=] video uploaded by Shark Tank1 – Javier Manjarres President Obama’s recent decision to drastically cut future military spending puts the United States in a weakened position vis-a-vis despot regimes and terrorist organizations who are always looking for gratuitous opportunities to attack U.S. interests, according to Congressman Allen West.  West says that “there is a […]

Congressman Allen West speaks up about Obama, Boehner on Military and pathetic policies – Audio

[youtube=] Uploaded by WMALNews on Jan 6, 2012  “Congressman Allen West (R-FL) spoke to the Morning Majority about the current tensions between Republicans in Congress, specifically with Speaker John Boehner.” WASHINGTON — Republican Florida Congressman Allen West had plenty of fire power to blast both his own House leadership and President Obama in a far-ranging interview Friday on […]

Obama’s Defense Drawdown – Op-Ed by Congressman Allen West

by Congressman Allen West – via Facebook Mr. President, when will you learn? The military cannot continue to be the billpayer for fiscal irresponsibility. what’s driving 62 % of America’s debt is mandatory spending programs. We don’t need a repeat of task force smith! Read this op-ed for more info: Wall Street Journal Editorial Obama’s […]

The real meaning of the 12 days of Christmas – Please Share

What’s really interesting at the end is the real meaning of the 12 days of Christmas – I didn’t know that… Make sure you go all the way to the bottom of the e-mail, the picture and information about Arlington Cemetery in the winter, before Christmas is beautiful! The Capitol Christmas tree in Washington , […]

Congressman (LTC) Allen West at David Horowitz​’s Restoration Weekend

The following talk by Colonel Allen West was delivered at David Horowitz​’s Restoration Weekend in West Palm Beach, Florida (Nov. 17-20, 2011). Introductory remarks were given by David Horowitz. Allen West: Thank you.  Thank you.  Thank you so much, David. And it’s amazing when the introduction is actually longer than the amount of time allotted […]

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 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 […]

Happy Holidays from Congressman Allen West – Great Video

[youtube=] 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 […]

Allen West for Congress – Second Annual Toys for Tots – Please DONATE

It’s that time of year again! Last year, thanks to you, we collected nearly 1,000 toys for needy children in our community through our Toys for Tots drive in conjunction with the Marine Corps. But we’re sure we can do even better this year! Please bring new, unwrapped toys to our Boca Raton headquarters, Monday […]

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 […]