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Allen West Demands Hand Recount

Carl265 Wrote: Nov 08, 2012 4:18 PM
Disgraced in war? This is the kind of guy I want watching my 5. The CIC on the campaign trail while the situation room is watching the live feed from Benghazi ? Your reap what you sow. I am just a short putt from end of times, so for me I don't give a da*n. I grieve for my grandchildren as they will never know what real freedom is all about.
Real_American_Dave Wrote: Nov 08, 2012 6:51 PM
I have read-up. He was disgraced.
rightmostofthetime Wrote: Nov 08, 2012 6:46 PM
if you read up on West's military career, you'll know that there is absolutely no disgrace in his service. West's awards and decorations include the Bronze Star; Meritorious Service Medal (two Oak Leaf Clusters); Army Commendation Medal (three Oak Leaf Clusters, one Valor Device); Army Achievement Medal (one Oak Leaf Cluster); Valorous Unit Award; Air Assault Badge; and the Master Parachutist Badge.
Real_American_Dave Wrote: Nov 08, 2012 4:53 PM
He got kicked out of the army.

Rep. Allen West is demanding a hand recount be conducted in his race against Democrat Patrick Murphy who declared victory last night. This morning, West was down by 3,000 votes with many ballots still outstanding. Below is the statement from the West campaign.

Our race is far from decided and there is no rush to declare an outcome. Ensuring a fair and accurate counting off all ballots is of the utmost importance. There are still tens of thousands of absentee ballots to be counted in Palm Beach County and potential provisional ballots across the district. Late last...

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