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Allen West Recount Denied

moulinroe Wrote: Nov 17, 2012 2:32 PM
Here's my position on reducing the debt. The USA, essentially, had a balanced the last few years of 'Bubba's' presidency. The Republicans then went on a big spending spree. They cut nothing, but had their precious Bush tax cut. A long term nation building project in Afghanistan. Not paid for, but should have. A long term social engineering project in Iraq. Not paid for, but should had an additional war time gas tax until all troops are home. Another socialist entitlement that when passed should have bumped up the payroll tax to pay for it. The Republican party needs to pay for their BIG goob-mint.
Judester Wrote: Nov 17, 2012 3:55 PM
The last two years of Bush had a democratic Congress and Congress owns the checkbook.

A judge has denied Rep. Allen West's request for a recount in the race for Florida's 18th Congressional District due to a lack of authority.

A judge today denied U.S. Rep. Allen West‘s request that he order a recount of 37,379 ballots from early voting in St. Lucie County — effectively leaving the decision up to the county’s canvassing board, which meets today at 4 p.m.

Circuit Judge Dan Vaughn said he did not have the authority to order the recount, which West wanted after problems emerged in the counting of early votes on...

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