Allen West’s Brother Running For Congress In Georgia
Allen West’s Brother Running for Congress in Georgia
The brother of one of a former Florida congressman is looking to make a political impact of his own.
Herman West, Jr., a pastor who served as a Marine in the Vietnam War and the brother of former U.S. Rep. Allen West, R-Fla., is running for the Republican nomination to challenge U.S. Sanford Bishop, D-Ga. First elected to Congress in 1992, Bishop represents much of the southwestern part of the Peach State including Albany and Thomasville and parts of Columbus and Macon.
West launched his congressional bid this summer and, like his brother the former congressman, he is a …