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Our friend, Lt. Col Allen West, defended his statements in his Tea Party speech of 2009 on Fox News this morning:

This is his original speech which was ad hoc.  He was asked to fill in until a scheduled speaker could arrive.  As you can see, he stole the show with a moving call to patriotism.

Allen was just elected to Congress from Florida’s 22nd Congressional District.

The liberals are so frightened of him that they are already targeting him for a re-election challenge in 2012!

Go West!!




Here is part of his victory speech!

His message to President Obama:

If you want to pick a fight with a U.S. Army paratrooper, Bring it on!

More of his speech can be found here!

Pamela Geller, a long time West supporter, has a link to a version of the full speech here.

Press coverage here.

I would not be ashamed to see this man as a presidential candidate.

He was interviewed by Fox News this morning!

The following is a statement released by Retired Lt. Col. Allen West:

Allen West

This past Thursday 13 American Soldiers were killed and another 30 wounded at a horrific mass shooting at US Army installation, Ft Hood Texas. As I watched in horror and then anger I recalled my two years of final service in the Army as a Battalion Commander at Ft Hood, 2002-2004.

My wife and two daughters were stunned at the incident having lived on the post in family housing.

A military installation, whether it is Army, Navy, Air Force, Marine, or Coast Guard, is supposed to be a safe sanctuary for our Warriors and their families. It is intended to provide a home whereby our “Band of Brothers and Sisters” can find solace and bond beyond just the foxhole but as family units.

A military installation is supposed to be a place where our Warriors train for war, to serve and protect our Nation.

On Thursday, 5 November 2009 Ft Hood became a part of the battlefield in the war against Islamic totalitarianism and state sponsored terrorism. Continue Reading »