The Allen West Goebels Flap – by John Hayward for Human Events

by John Hayward  Rep. Allen West (R-FL) dropped some high-powered verbal ordnance in front of reporters last week, as reported in Politico: “If Joseph Goebbels​ was around, he’d be very proud of the Democrat Party because they have an incredible propaganda machine,” West told reporters in the Capitol. “I think that you have, and let’s […]

Rep Allen West Weekly Wrap and Legislative Lowdown 12/19/11

Dear Patriot, Greetings to our constituents, fellow Floridians, and all Americans, it is time again for our weekly wrap-up. I want to start by giving you a glimpse of what happened this weekend. We in the House of Representatives had just returned to our respective Congressional Districts Friday evening, only to learn there was still […]

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 , […]

Selective Outrage on Rep Allen West – by Chuck Lehmann

by Chuck Lehmann The Sun-Sentinel and reporter Anthony Man did what they normally do on Saturday, Dec. 17, they published a “hit piece” on Rep. Allen West. Bill O’Reilly popularized the phrase, “The Spin Stops Here”, but their spin never lets up, especially on sliming Rep. Allen West on a regular basis. To selectively take […]

Statement by Congressman Allen West on the Temporary Extension of the Payroll Tax

(WASHINGTON)-—  Congressman Allen West (R-FL) released this statement today on the Temporary Extension of the Payroll Tax: “Americans once again have reason to be ashamed with their elected officials as President Barack Obama and United States Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid are playing a game of chicken for political gain at the expense of the […]

VIDEO WRAP UP – Congressman Allen West – 12/16/11

Uploaded by AllenWestFL on Dec 16, 2011 Congressman West delivers his weekly address from his Congressional office in Washington, DC [youtube=] Congressman Allen West proudly and humbly serves the constituents of Florida’s 22nd district, encompassing parts of beautiful Broward and Palm Beach Counties along South Florida’s coastline.  Born and raised in the inner city of Atlanta, […]

Rep Allen West Votes for Fiscal Restraint and Smart Spending – Statement

(WASHINGTON)—Congressman Allen West (R-FL) released this statement today after supporting H.R. 2055, the Military Construction, Veterans Affairs, and Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2012, passing the House of Representatives with a bipartisan vote of 296- 121. “The dialog in our Nation’s Capital has changed today as fiscal responsibility has begun to be restored. The free spending […]

3 cheers for the ‘1-percenters’ – by Congressman Allen West – Opinion Contributor

by Rep Allen West 12/14/11 Perhaps the most conspicuous symbol of wealth is a mega-yacht. Only those “millionaires and billionaires” among us can attain these magnificent vessels, measuring 100 feet or more in length. These mega-yacht owners are the same “1 percenters” now vilified by both the Occupiers of Wall Street and one particular occupier […]

National Defense Authorization Act – Congressman Allen West Official Statement

PLEASE READ THIS IN IT’S ENTIRETY Background on the NDAA: The National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2012 (NDAA) authorizes $554 billion for the base budget, and $114 billion for overseas contingency operations. The NDAA includes $530 billion for the Department of Defense and $11.1 billion for the Department of Energy’s National Nuclear Security […]

Congressman Allen West…20 Questions with The National Patriot – Audio Interview

[youtube=!] By Craig Andresen on December 14, 2011 at 4:55 pm We, at The National Patriot, cannot thank Congressman Allen West enough for taking time today for this exclusive interview! In my conversation with Congressman West, we covered a great deal of ground from Israel to Fast and Furious…His military service, a possible VP nod […]

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 […]

Rep Allen West Supports the Middle Class Tax Relief and Job Creation Act – here’s why

(WASHINGTON) – Congressman Allen West (R-FL) released this statement today after joining 224 Republicans and 10 Democrats of the House of Representatives in support of the Middle Class Tax Relief and Job Creation Act: “Today I joined a bipartisan coalition of Members of the House of Representatives, putting Americans before politics and voting in favor […]

Congressman Allen West Meets with Kurdistan Government – Read more here

(WASHINGTON)—  Congressman Allen West (R-FL) released this statement today after meeting with leaders of the Kurdistan Regional Government Delegation; including Fuad Hussein, Chief of Staff to President Masoud Barzani, Falah Bakir, head of the KRG Dept. of Foreign Relations, Ashti Hawrami, Minister of Natural Resources and Qubad Talabani, the KRG Representative to the U.S: “As […]

Congressman Allen West – Weekly Wrap Up 11/12/11

Dear Patriot, Greetings to our constituents, fellow Floridians, and all Americans, it has been an intense week on Capitol Hill, even in the midst of our Hannukah and Christmas season. However, the speech delivered by President Barack Obama in Osawatomie, Kansas should cause many Americans grave concern. Charles Krauthammer’s Friday Wall Street Journal does a […]

Rep Allen West Video – Broward Holiday Party December 2011 – by Red Broward

[youtube=!] On Friday evening, about 400 Broward Republicans came together in Plantation for the annual Broward GOP Holiday Party. This year’s party was held at historic Deicke Auditorium; This is same location used by Broward Democrats for their monthly committee meetings. On this night the room was a sea of Red instead of Blue. Broward […]

Obama’s campaign for class resentment – by Charles Krauthammer

Recommended reading via Congressman Allen West’s twitter feed this morning “As I stated yesterday, Obama using Americans misfortunes for political gain- a brilliant OP-ED by Charles Krauthammer” In the first month of his presidency, Barack Obama averred that if in three years he hadn’t alleviated the nation’s economic pain, he’d be a “one-term proposition.” When […]

VIDEO- Congressman Allen West – Special Order Speech on the House Floor 11/8/11

[youtube=] “As we enter the final days of 2011, and approach the end of this first session of the 112th Congress, I must take the time to offer an apology to the citizens of the 22nd congressional district of Florida, and to all my fellow citizens across this great nation… “It is not because we […]

Rep Allen West apologizes to America for failure of Congress on debt

By Pete Kasperowicz Freshman Rep. Allen West (R-Fla.) on Thursday evening apologized to his constituents and the nation for the failure of Congress to rein in federal spending during the first session of the 112th Congress. “As we enter the final days of 2011, and approach the end of this first session of the 112th […]

Congressman Allen West “On The Record with Greta” from 11/7/11 – Video

This is a rush transcript from “On the Record,” December 7, 2011. GRETA VAN SUSTEREN, FOX NEWS HOST: Tonight, Congressman Allen West slaps back at President Obama! He says life ain’t fair. Now, West blasted the president, saying he’s making matters worse for our country already in economic crisis. And that’s not all. Congressman West […]

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 […]