Republican hopeful Allen West visits Copperas Cove
Republican candidate for governor and retired Colonel Allen West, 60, visited a crowd of about 50 people Sunday at Monty’s Old School BBQ in Copperas Cove. Perhaps fueled in part by the prospect of free barbecue, those in attendance were largely supportive of West’s bid for governor, with many hopeful that he might unseat incumbent Governor Greg Abbott.
Greg Abbott in Danger of Losing GOP Governor Primary in Texas: Poll
Texas Governor Greg Abbott is facing a potential defeat in the Republican gubernatorial primary, according to a new poll carried out for one his GOP opponents.
Conservative News and Views
Allen West leads in Texas
Lt. Col. Allen West USA (retired) offered himself as a candidate for Governor of Texas last July. (Here is his campaign site.) At the time, Gov. Greg Abbott (R-Texas) held a commanding lead. No longer. Not only has Gov. Abbott lost more than half his vote share, but Allen West now polls higher than he does.
WATCH: Biden administration is ‘aiding and abetting’ border crisis: Former Texas GOP Chairman
Texas gubernatorial candidate Lt. Col. Allen West joined 'Fox & Friends First' to discuss the latest on the border crisis and the Biden administration's role in it.
The Back Mic: Key Endorsements in the GOP Gubernatorial Primary Listed
This week — here’s a list of the key endorsements for each of the top Republican candidates for governor.
Killeen Daily Herald
Allen West, running for Texas governor, stops in Killeen to talk with voters
Former United States Representative and candidate for Texas governor, Allen West, made a quick stop in Killeen on Wednesday to talk with voters at a local brewery. West, R-Garland, was greeted with applause from about 40 people who attended the event Iron Gauntlet Brauhaus. “We have an issue when they stop raising us to be victors and instead raise us to be victims,” West said in his opening.
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LISTEN: Allen West Slams Abbott’s Handling of The Border
Lt. Col. Allen West is aiming to take down Governor Greg Abbott in the Republican Primary for Governor. While many in the media are dismissive of the other candidates in the Republican Primary and are already treating the Governor's race as Abbott vs. Beto O'Rourke, West says that type of talk is insulting and that there is plenty of time for the campaign to defeat Abbott.
Allen West blasts Gov. Greg Abbott over suicides, pay problems among National Guardsmen at the border
Allen West, a conservative firebrand running for governor, called for an investigation into Operation Lone Star and the resignation of the leader of the Texas Army National Guard following reports of problems with pay and working conditions during Gov. Greg Abbott's highly touted mission to curb border crossings.