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U.S. Republican has no regrets calling Democrats communists

Navy Colt.45 Wrote: Apr 18, 2012 12:31 PM
Every Communist in congress can't argue they're not because all the legislation they support would make their hero Saul Alinisky proud.So all they have left is lying.

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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