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Col. Allen West is running
American Thinker ^ | 02/11/10 | Alan Fraser

Posted on 02/11/2010 12:10:35 AM PST by American Dream 246

We have written before on congressional candidate Col. Allen West (here and here). Well, thank God he's back. He is running again for Florida's 22nd District seat against his old opponent of November 2008, Ron Klein. It's a district that leans Democrat but had a Republican Congressman for 14 years until Democrat Ron Klein won that seat in 2006.

This is a few months old but remains a must-see little video of an excellent speech Col. West gave in October '09. If you like what you see and hear, jump over to his campaign site and give something to a man who for some many years gave to us.

VIDEO

You know, we hear all the time that "everyone supports the troops." Well a good place to start is by getting some of these guys elected to Congress: Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans For Congress. Check them out.


TOPICS: Constitution/Conservatism; Government; Politics/Elections
KEYWORDS: allenwest; colwest; elections; florida; government; military; obama; pa2010; politics; veterans
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1 posted on 02/11/2010 12:10:35 AM PST by American Dream 246
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To: American Dream 246

That is GREAT news...


2 posted on 02/11/2010 12:11:29 AM PST by Crim
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To: American Dream 246

BTTT


3 posted on 02/11/2010 12:12:08 AM PST by Jet Jaguar
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To: American Dream 246

Definitely not an affirmative action candidate. I love reading this guys speechs!


4 posted on 02/11/2010 12:23:59 AM PST by Nateman (If liberals aren't screaming you're doing it wrong.)
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To: American Dream 246

Fantastic news. Now here is a leader.


5 posted on 02/11/2010 12:35:34 AM PST by freekitty (Give me back my conservative vote; then find me a real conservative to vote for)
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To: freekitty
Please, to all - pass the word. We absolutely need to help this guy, He is truly great. And we need to help ALL the veterans who are running.

Gateway Pundit: Republican Iraq War Hero & Double Amputee Runs For Congress in Minnesota

http://gatewaypundit.firstthings.com/2010/02/republican-iraq-war-hero-double-amputee-runs-for-congress-in-minnesota/

We HAVE to help these guys. Please.
6 posted on 02/11/2010 12:41:09 AM PST by American Dream 246 (Open your eyes. Freedom is not a one day fight. Enemies of Freedom are legion.)
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To: American Dream 246

bump


7 posted on 02/11/2010 12:48:46 AM PST by happinesswithoutpeace (We are unable to transmit through conscious neural interference.)
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To: happinesswithoutpeace

Agree. . .’now is the time to come to the aid of our Country’ and what better way than to help ‘good guys’ get elected. Our survival - America’s survival - depends on their success.


8 posted on 02/11/2010 1:20:07 AM PST by cricket (Proud to be in the 'Party of NO')
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To: jazusamo

West ping!


9 posted on 02/11/2010 1:24:57 AM PST by Gene Eric (Your Hope has been redistributed. Here's your Change.)
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To: American Dream 246

This is fantastic news!


10 posted on 02/11/2010 1:26:10 AM PST by Gene Eric (Your Hope has been redistributed. Here's your Change.)
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Newmax interview with Lt. Col. Allen West
11 posted on 02/11/2010 1:28:29 AM PST by Gene Eric (Your Hope has been redistributed. Here's your Change.)
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To: American Dream 246

AND he has a sense of humor. He’s sharp enough to hold his own with the Red Eye bunch.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=k_mlrDfvAok


12 posted on 02/11/2010 1:38:54 AM PST by wolfpat (Moderate=Clueless)
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To: American Dream 246

“Gateway Pundit: Republican Iraq War Hero & Double Amputee Runs For Congress in Minnesota”

http://gatewaypundit.firstthings.com/2010/02/republican-iraq-war-hero-double-amputee-runs-for-congress-in-minnesota/

The double amputee’s name is Sgt. John Kriesel and he’s a Republican candidate for the House of Representatives District 57 seat representing Cottage Grove, St. Paul Park and South St. Paul.

At the link above there is also a picture of GWB pinning on his purple heart at Christmas while Sgt. Kriesel is still recovering in the hospital.

The story of Sgt. Kriesel’s horrible humvee roadside bomb accident and subsequent heroic recovery can be found at the following link.

http://www.cleveland.com/nation/index.ssf/2008/08/the_long_haul_iv_for_2_gis_fam.html


13 posted on 02/11/2010 1:59:21 AM PST by BIOCHEMKY (I love liberty more than I hate war.)
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To: American Dream 246

Wow, good news. I liked his speech, I wish I could ditch any one of my states congresscritters for this guy.


14 posted on 02/11/2010 1:59:42 AM PST by Hexenhammer ( The Spirit of '76!)
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To: American Dream 246

Col. West would certainly be a better representative of his fellow Americans than his current Traitor in Chief.

Please view the following video sequence that will leave you with no remaining doubt that Obama is a muslim and his intention is to put the USA on the path to becoming a muslim nation.

http://www.youtube.com/watch_popup?v=tCAffMSWSzY#t=28


15 posted on 02/11/2010 2:19:28 AM PST by BIOCHEMKY (I love liberty more than I hate war.)
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To: HonestConservative

ping


16 posted on 02/11/2010 2:27:22 AM PST by don-o (My son, Ben - Marine Lance Corporal texted me at 0330 on 2/3/10: AMERICA!)
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To: American Dream 246

He’s GREAT!


17 posted on 02/11/2010 2:30:18 AM PST by freeangel ( (free speech is only good until someone else doesn't like what you say))
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To: American Dream 246

Will they let him in to the Congressional Black Caucus?


18 posted on 02/11/2010 3:21:03 AM PST by eCSMaster
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To: American Dream 246

This man is a leader. He has my support and whatever I can muster for a contribution to his campaign.


19 posted on 02/11/2010 4:04:55 AM PST by SueRae
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To: seekthetruth; Brytani; Rafterman; surfer; mcmuffin; JulieRNR21

((((PING))))


20 posted on 02/11/2010 4:49:09 AM PST by Matchett-PI (Sowell's book, Intellectuals and Society, eviscerates the fantasies that uphold leftist thought)
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