11 Mar HR 1 – The Mid-Term Outlook Favors Trump
HR 1 – The Mid-Term Outlook Favors Trump; In Studio, Wide-Ranging Interview with Allen West
Listen to the first hour of our March 11 show here.
Guest in studio interview – Lt. Col. Allen West (US Army, ret’d)
During his 22 year career in the United States Army, Lieutenant Colonel West served in several combat zones: in Operation Desert Storm, in Operation Iraqi Freedom, where he was a Battalion Commander in the Army’s 4th Infantry Division, and later in Afghanistan. He received many honors including a Bronze Star, three Meritorious Service Medals, three Army Commendation Medals and a Valorous Unit Award. In 1993 he was named the US Army ROTC Instructor of the Year.
In November of 2010, Allen was honored to continue his oath of service to his country when he was elected to the United States Congress, representing Florida’s 22nd District. As a member of the 112th Congress, he sat on the Small Business and Armed Services Committees and was instrumental in passage of the 2012 National Defense Authorization Act.
He is also a Fox News Contributor, a Senior Fellow at the London Center for Policy Research, and regularly writes for numerous media outlets.
Lieutenant Colonel West has recently joined the Texas Public Policy Foundation to lead its Booker T. Washington initiative. This work will lead the way in the national conversation on alleviating poverty and encouraging economic prosperity, with the goal of inspiring and new wave of major state and national reforms that seek to reduce barriers to success and open new paths to prosperity.
Links to articles reviewed in preparation for the March 11 show: