Monday, October 20th, 2014

All statements involving Allen West

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

True

The U.S. Constitution says it's okay

Debbie Wasserman Schultz
Debbie Wasserman Schultz

Says that U.S. Rep. Allen West is "a constituent of mine."

— PolitiFact Florida