Thursday, August 27th, 2015

All statements involving Allen West

False

Funding a student study does not a regulation make

Mostly False

Military program started under Bush in 2008

False

Wrong on multiple levels

Mostly False

Drunken, yes, but not much more than that

Half-True

West ultimately got a reprimand and fine

Mostly False

Tariff breaks, not earmarks, though both raise pay-to-play concerns

 Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee
Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee

U.S. Rep. Allen West wants to bring back earmarks.

— PolitiFact Florida

False

See 1997, Newt Gingrich and Bill Clinton