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Allen West Condemns Women In Combat [View all]

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BENJY SARLIN 9:37 AM EST, THURSDAY JANUARY 24, 2013

Former Rep. Allen West (R-FL) , who was forced out of the military after overseeing the beating of an Iraqi policeman and personally firing a gun past his head, thinks women are not fit to serve in combat positions. The Defense Department decided on Wednesday to open up front line combat jobs to women, reversing a 1994 policy.

Allen West ✔ @AllenWest

Women in combat billets? Another misconceived lib vision of fairness and equality.
1:43 PM - 24 Jan 13

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Read more: http://livewire.talkingpointsmemo.com/entry/allen-west-condemns-women-in-combat



Link to article re: West being forced out of the military:
http://www.thedailybeast.com/articles/2010/05/13/renegade-soldiers-for-congress.html

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