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It's Over: West Concedes

Henry VIII Wrote: Nov 20, 2012 1:53 PM
C'mon Man, The Monroe Doctrine was a policy not a principle. During Monroe's tenure, the United States was always cautious of the UK revisiting the idea of recolonizing; we didn't really have the resources to take them on twice, so the Monroe Doctrine was established to kind of say we won't bother you, you don't bother us.

After a long two week recount battle, Col. Allen West has conceded to Democratic opponent Patrick Murphy in the race for Florida's 18th congressional district. West issued a statement early this morning on his Facebook page about his decision, strongly emphasizing his campaign's efforts to preserve a fair and clean democratic process.

For two weeks since Election Day, we have been working to ensure every vote is counted accurately and fairly.  We have made progress towards that goal, thanks to the dedication of our supporters and their unrelenting efforts to protect the integrity of the democratic...

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