Fox News Channel Signs Former U.S. Representative Allen West to Contributor Role
West will offer political commentary across various daytime and primetime programs.
Thursday May 16
The Orlando Sentinel
Allen West joins Fox News as contributor
If his political career is a guidepost, the outspoken Florida Republican is likely to give viewers and analysts a lot to talk about.
Wed May 15, 2013
Florida GOP readies plan to play big in congressional races
Heading into the 2014 election, the Florida Republican Party will play up the state's congressional races as central to GOP efforts to prevent House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi from regaining the Speaker's gavel.
The Toronto Star
U.S. politics: Angry Obama abhors IRS scandal, dismisses tax agency's acting chief
U.S. President Barack Obama departs after delivering a statement from the East Room of the White House in Washington on Wednesday.
Tom Kacich: Dems already touting field for 13th race in 2014
A little more than a year after the DCCC backed former Greene County State's Attorney Matt Goetten in the Democratic primary over Bloomington physician David Gill only to see Goetten lose by 163 votes, they're back at it.
Tue May 14, 2013
Florida GOP says it's all about Pelosi, baby
The Republican Party of Florida on Tuesday announced a campaign to build its congressional strategy around keeping the House in Republican hands, and Nancy Pelosi from returning to the Speaker's chair.
WDUV-FM Saint Petersburg
Pinellas County Sherriff Bust; Hyde Park For Sale
Pinellas County Sheriff Bob Gualtieri says his office has busted a ring that was using teenage girls for prostitution.
Mon May 13, 2013
Allen West: Florida's Next Lieutenant Governor?
Oh man, liberals' heads would explode! From the liberal Huffington Post, about the conservative Republican : "Florida Gov.
US News & World Report
IRS and Benghazi Scandals Give Birther, Anti-Immigrant Impeach Obama Groups New Legs
This weekend, after back-to-back revelations about Benghazi and the IRS, the public sentiment to impeach President Obama began to drift toward the Republican mainstream, with Sens.
GOP boss to grass-roots Republicans: 'Don't get in the race'
Grassroots Republican candidates who want to run in the primary for Florida's Congressional District 18 say they are being told to stay out of the race by the new chairman of the Republican Party of Palm Beach County.
Sun May 12, 2013
The Raw Story
Allen West: IRS targeting of tea party is part of auto bailout conspiracy
Former Congressman Allen West on Sunday said that an admission by the Internal Revenue Service that it had improperly scrutinized tea party groups was part of a wider conspiracy that included President Barack Obama's administration forcing Republican-owned car dealerships to be shut down during the auto bailout in 2009.
Sat May 11, 2013
Saturday nutpick-a-palooza: Benghazi Benghazi Benghazi
You just knew they would go there. It was inevitable. And of course, the wingnutratti love it ! Below the fold.
From a Young Black GOPer in Georgia
My name is Nicholas Buford. I'm a 19-year-old black Republican from Georgia. I currently attend Valdosta State University, where I have just wrapped up my freshman year, attempting to major in political science.
Fri May 10, 2013
The Washington Post
The notion is alluring. Online fundraising has made it easy to collect large sums in small increments from thousands, hundreds of thousands or even millions of people.
Thu May 09, 2013
The Daily Caller
Families say Muslim cleric disparaged dead Navy SEALS at their own funeral
Relatives of Navy SEALs who died when their helicopter was shot down in Afghanistan in August 2011 spoke at a press conference Thursday to condemn the Obama administration and claim that the U.S. military presented a Muslim cleric at the dead SEALs' funeral who disparaged "sinners and infidels who are fodder for the hell fire." FreedomWatch ... (more)
Vulnerable Lawmakers With Step Up Fundraising
Patrick Murphy won his U.S. House seat last November by fewer than 2,000 votes. As he prepares to seek a second term, the Florida Democrat has boosted his fundraising to try to win re-election by a wider margin.
The Next Allen West Is... #FL26
Murphy narrowly defeated now-former Rep. Allen West, R-Fla., last year. West has ruled out a comeback bid, but Abby Livingston reports on a litany of potential candidates in this week's Farm Team column : Former Florida House Majority Leader Adam Hasner, who lost to now-Rep. Lois Frankel, D-Fla., in the 22nd District last cycle.
Video: The Duplicitous Hypocrisy of the Left
This past weekend, former New Mexico Governor Bill Richardson made the statement that Sen.
Wed May 08, 2013
The Huffington Post
Panel Votes To Ban Veterans Affairs Bonuses
A House panel voted Wednesday to place a five-year moratorium on bonuses to senior executives at the Department of Veterans Affairs.
Ingoglia seeks House seat
BROOKSVILLE Blaise Ingoglia, who has risen steadily in the local Republican Party, has set his sights on Robert Schenck's Florida House District 35 seat.