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U.S. Republican has no regrets calling Democrats communists

auzerais Wrote: Apr 19, 2012 12:45 AM
@allofoz: Oh, I guess you mean just like every ignorant knee-jerk leftist who immediately will call anyone who disagrees with their specious arguments to be either a "Racist" or a "Fascist and Nazi"?

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Congressman Allen West on Tuesday refused to back away from earlier remarks to constituents in Florida that dozens of Democrats in the U.S. House of Representatives were communists.

The freshman Republican who is backed by conservative Tea Party activists was asked at a forum whether he had second thoughts about calling the 78 members of the House Progressive Caucus communists.

"I don't regret it whatsoever," said West, who is facing a tough race for re-election in November.

"There is a very thin line between communism, progressivism, Marxism, Socialism ... it's about nationalizing production, it's about creating...

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