Allen West Columns on Townhall

  • Marvin Folkertsma - The Significance of Congressman Allen

    The Significance of Congressman Allen

    Marvin Folkertsma
    Posted: 7/31/2011 12:01:00 AM EST
    This brings us back to Congressman West, who is a role model of clarity against the din of left-wing prevarications about saving mythical grannies from non-existent legislation. Democrats are accustomed to smearing Republicans when they’re out of the room; they’re not accustomed to Republicans defending themselves.
  • Heidi Harris - Hit the Girls and Make Them Cry

    Hit the Girls and Make Them Cry

    Heidi Harris
    Posted: 7/25/2011 11:59:00 PM EST
    I don’t know how Debbie Wasserman Schultz was raised, but I had a younger brother that I was not allowed to hit. Of course I did anyway, on more than one occasion, so I was reprimanded and warned that “one day he’ll be bigger than you”.
  • Star Parker - Allen West's Gentlemanly Behavior

    Allen West's Gentlemanly Behavior

    Star Parker
    Posted: 7/25/2011 12:01:00 AM EST
    Florida Congresswoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz (D-FL), also Democratic National Committee chair, suggested that the nasty email she got from Congressman Allen West (R-FL), responding to her attack on him in the House, resulted from him being “under pressure.”
  • J.D. Thorpe - Trumping the Race Card

    Trumping the Race Card

    J.D. Thorpe
    Posted: 7/18/2011 1:55:00 PM EST
    What does racial prejudice have to do with the debt ceiling debate? For the average person the answer to this question isn’t obvious.
  • Star Parker - America Badly Needs Leaders

    America Badly Needs Leaders

    Star Parker
    Posted: 4/4/2011 12:01:00 AM EST
    As negotiations in Washington on this year’s budget (already halfway into the year that this budget is for) come to a head, the rumor mill points to a Washington-as-usual result. That is, split the differences down the middle.
  • Frank Gaffney - Conservative Crossroads

    Conservative Crossroads

    Frank Gaffney
    Posted: 2/14/2011 12:01:00 AM EST
    To all outward appearances, the just-concluded Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) was a huge success. It was attended by a large, boisterous crowd, a substantial part of which was student-age - a promising indicator of the movement’s appeal to the coming generation.
  • Ross Mackenzie - On Cheese, Moon Water, the Elections

    On Cheese, Moon Water, the Elections

    Ross Mackenzie
    Posted: 11/18/2010 12:01:00 AM EST
    Given their miserable Nov. 2 record, it's difficult to understand why Democrats don't demand the departure from party posts of Democratic National Chairman Tim Kaine and House Speaker Nancy Pelosi.
  • Paul Greenberg - Post Mortem: Random Notes on an Election

    Post Mortem: Random Notes on an Election

    Paul Greenberg
    Posted: 11/10/2010 6:03:30 PM EST
    You knew it was going to be an exhilarating election night when among the early victors in Florida was a retired lieutenant colonel by the name of Allen West.
  • Brian Walsh - Race of the Day: Allen West vs. Ron Klein

    Race of the Day: Allen West vs. Ron Klein

    Brian Walsh
    Posted: 5/12/2010 12:01:00 AM EST
    For today’s Race of the Day – I’m excited to have the opportunity to shed light on one of the marquee races of this cycle - Allen West vs. Ron Klein in Florida's 22nd Congressional District.