U.S. Representative Allen West calls his opponent a “spoiled brat.” That’s mild compared to what he says about his colleagues, terming one despicable and “not a lady” and 78 of them communists.
If some U.S. House Republicans are having qualms about the political fallout over their plan to privatize Medicare, Allen West isn’t one of them.
U.S. Representative Allen West, a first-term Republican backed by the Tea Party, conceded his race in Florida to Democrat Patrick Murphy after two weeks of challenging the Nov. 6 election results.
Bob Dylan’s Super Bowl commercial for Chrysler Group LLC caused an immediate stir on Twitter, as fans debated the musician’s decision to narrate a patriotic spot for the redesigned 200 sedan.
In tunnels under Fort Greely, Alaska, workers wearing hazmat suits and respirators are fighting to keep America safe from missile attack.
As conspiracy theories go, Jack Welch’s had all the elements. There were two opposing sides who rarely believe each other about anything. There is almost no way to prove it isn’t true, either.
Tea Party favorites Allen West of Florida and Michele Bachmann of Minnesota are running for re- election in this year’s most expensive contests for the U.S. House of Representatives.
Can small money overwhelm big money? Faced with a hostile Supreme Court and a gridlocked Congress offering little chance of passing legislation, today’s campaign- finance reformers sure hope so.
U.S. Representative Michele Bachmann’s decision to leave Congress marks a changing guard in the anti-tax Tea Party movement as it girds for its next battle later this year over an increase in the nation’s debt ceiling.
"If we cannot be proud enough as a country to sing' America the Beautiful' in English in a commercial during the Super Bowl, by a company as American as they come-- doggone we are on the road to perdition."
- Allen West on Feb 03, 2014