FILE - This Sept. 26, 2012 file photo shows Florida Democratic Congressional candidate, Patrick Murphy poses for a photo at his campaign office in Palm Beach Gardens, Fla. Rep. Allen We

 

              FILE - This Sept. 26, 2012 file photo shows Florida Democratic Congressional candidate, Patrick Murphy poses for a photo at his campaign office in Palm Beach Gardens, Fla. Rep. Allen We
FILE - This Sept. 26, 2012 file photo shows Florida Democratic Congressional candidate, Patrick Murphy poses for a photo at his campaign office in Palm Beach Gardens, Fla. Rep. Allen West, R-Fla. is still fighting for votes two days after Election Day. But now, he's doing it in the courtroom. West is the tea party idol from South Florida who found himself 2,456 votes behind Democratic rival Patrick Murphy in Tuesday's unofficial tally. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky, File)