Archive for February, 2011
In a move eerily reminiscent of the NY 23 fiasco between Doug Hoffman and Dede Scozzafava, the western NY GOP committeemen have selected a pro-abortion RINO to run for the open NY 26 Congressional District.
This is the second time the GOP leaders have ignored the request of the hero Iraq War veteran David Bellavia to run for that seat.
The stage is being set for another three way race in New York with a conservative being pitted against a RINO and a Democrat socialist.
Rus Thompson a Buffalo Tea Party Activist is interviewed here.
David Bellavia, Iraq Vet, Silver and Bronze Star recipient, author of the book “House to House” about his experiences in the Battle of Fallujah, has thrown his hat into the ring to replace former Congressman Lee who resigned recently.
The 26th Congressional District stretches from Rochester to Buffalo.
David ran for this seat in 2008 but was defeated by entrenched Republican operatives.
David Bellavia is a good man. He is being supported by Iraq Vets for Congress where you can make a contribution.
Give ’em Hell, David!
It is outstanding to be able to place the title Congressman before the name of Lt. Col. Allen West!
At his first ‘official’ town hall meeting, Congressman West responds to a question about illegal immigration.
The question was posed by a man who was himself an immigrant, having escaped from Hungary before the Russian invasion of 1955.
Here is a photo of Lt. Col. West and his lovely family as he is being sworn in to Congress.
As an aside, did you know that George Washington’s highest rank before assuming command of the revolutionary forces in 1775 was colonel? Just saying…