Rep. Allen West is calling on President Obama to prioritize spending rather than use seniors and social security as political pawns when it comes to raising the debt ceiling. West also gives us a view into his leadership role in the U.S. Army and how that experience be applied to dealing with the debt crisis.
"It's sad, it's pathetic and it's fear mongering."
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