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Pinellas candidate Mark Bircher promoted in mailings, courtesy of Allen West



Pinellas Republican congressional candidate Mark Bircher has been promoted in two recent mailings, courtesy of the "Allen West Guardian Fund." Bircher, a retired brigadier general of the U.S. Marine Corps reserve, who also is an airline pilot and lawyer, had previously been endorsed by the conservative former congressman.

One of the mailings says "To fight Obamacare... send a Marine." The other says: "Obamacare: Should Republicans Fight or Retreat." Both mailings say they are"not authorized by any candidate or candidate committee."


[Last modified: Friday, January 10, 2014 11:54am]


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