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Allen West Demands Hand Recount

cordeg Wrote: Nov 07, 2012 5:29 PM
Maybe you should learn what a "neocon" is before using it. The word was coined to describe a specific characteristic of some Conservatives, and based on your (mis)use of it, you clearly don't know that. Not that I blame you -- the "news" media let various political hacks call various Republicans "neocons" for years without correcting them, the result being it's now slang for "a Conservative I hate especially". Nevertheless, whenever you misuse the term in front of people who know what the term actually means, you make yourself appear to be uneducated or at the very least someone who doesn't think twice about repeating something they heard/read somewhere without actually knowing what it means. A clue: West definitely isn't one.

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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