In response to:

Allen West Tells Townhall Whether He'd Accept VP Nod

Ruth131 Wrote: Jun 06, 2012 3:09 AM
Congressman ALLEN WEST is MY "choice" ..he is a PATRIOT and will help us RESTORE our beloved country ,its honor,its glory,its respect,he will unite a broken country like no other ...he is a TRUE AMERICAN HERO !!! I'd STAND with him ANYTIME !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! I pray he is willing and able and that Mr. Romney picks him for a running mate.

GOP Florida Rep. Allen West served his country in Afghanistan, but now he’s battling on very different front lines: Congress.

-------------------

From Townhall Magazine's June feature, "Allen West: The New Face of American Black Leadership," by Katie Pavlich:

“I’m living the American dream,” GOP Florida Rep. Allen West tells Townhall as he sits in his congressional office in Washington, D.C.

Now a freshman congressman, West grew up in the inner city of Atlanta in a healthy, old-school style, twoparent...