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Lieutenant Colonel Allen West is running for congress..what do you think of what he has to say here?

Pretty good stuff ..I whole heartidly agree with what he says in this..


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tnmomofive

Asked by tnmomofive at 1:25 PM on Nov. 30, 2009 in Politics & Current Events

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  • tnmomofive

    Answer by tnmomofive at 1:25 PM on Nov. 30, 2009

  • Sounds great!
    mustbeGRACE

    Answer by mustbeGRACE at 1:40 PM on Nov. 30, 2009

  • Hoorah!

    Key Points:

    We all have equal opportunity!
    Government cannot design and engineer our lives!
    Promote the general welfare...not PROVIDE the general welfare!

    So far, I like everything he says
    thundernlight

    Answer by thundernlight at 1:52 PM on Nov. 30, 2009

  • He has ONE word to finish up his speech....BAYONETS. He sounds angry and he advocates a "fight". But, maybe he is just a lot of hot air and rhetoric. ALL politicians can make you "believe". But , once they are elected, they do what everyone tells them to do. It always happens.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 1:56 PM on Nov. 30, 2009

  • Maybe anon but im willing to check him out more
    tnmomofive

    Answer by tnmomofive at 1:58 PM on Nov. 30, 2009

  • He has a lot to be angry about. This country is going down the crapper. People are entitled, government is controlling, and HE gets fined and almost put in jail because he was protecting his country! WAKE UP PEOPLE!!!!
    thundernlight

    Answer by thundernlight at 2:08 PM on Nov. 30, 2009

  • I like his style.
    QuinnMae

    Answer by QuinnMae at 2:35 PM on Nov. 30, 2009

  • His military career is less than honorable so thumbs down.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 3:31 PM on Nov. 30, 2009

  • Military career less than honorable? riiiiiight.

    His awards and decorations include the Bronze Star, Meritorious Service Medal (two Oak Leaf Clusters), Army Commendation Medal (two Oak Leaf Clusters, one Valor Device), Army Achievement Medal (one Oak Leaf Cluster), Valorous Unit Award, Air Assault Badge and the Parachutist Badge. National Defense Service Medal (with bronze star device), Southwest Asia Service Medal , Army Service Ribbon, Army Overseas Service Ribbon (multiple awards), Saudi Arabia Kuwait Liberation Medal W/Palm Tree and Kuwait Liberation Medal

    thundernlight

    Answer by thundernlight at 4:17 PM on Nov. 30, 2009

  • Furthermore, when he resigned after the 2003 incident, he received prominent public support INCLUDING 95 members of Congress.

    yeah, he MUST have been terrible...*insert eye roll*
    thundernlight

    Answer by thundernlight at 4:21 PM on Nov. 30, 2009

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