Allen West, Republican candidate for Texas governor

February 15, 2022 00:20:20
Allen West, Republican candidate for Texas governor
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Allen West, Republican candidate for Texas governor
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Show Notes

Allen West hopes to upset Texas Gov. Greg Abbott and win the Republican Party's nomination for governor.

The retired Army lieutenant colonel, former U.S. House representative and former chair of the Texas GOP spoke to host Karl Richter by telephone Friday, three days before early primary voting began.

You'll hear why he's taking Abbott on, as well as his views on energy policy, immigration, election integrity and more.

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