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NAACP chapter shuts down West event after he calls House members ‘communists’

By | 04.23.12 | 10:23 am

A local NAACP chapter has canceled an event featuring Rep. Allen West, R-Fort Lauderdale, because he said in a town hall meeting earlier this month that “up to 80 U.S. House Democrats are Communist Party members.”

West raises cash off comment about 80 House Democrats being communists

By | 04.13.12 | 10:32 am

Rep. Allen West, R-Fort Lauderdale, is standing by comments he made during a town hall a few days ago, in which he claimed up to 80 U.S. House Democrats are members of the Communist Party.

Allen West: There are ‘up to 80′ communists in the U.S. House

By | 04.11.12 | 12:30 pm

Rep. Allen West, R-Fort Lauderdale, told mostly supportive members at a town hall meeting yesterday that he has heard “up to 80 U.S. House Democrats are Communist Party members,” The Palm Beach Post reports.

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