Amidst the COVID-19 crisis, we keep hearing about the “new normal.” In his weekly op-ed for CNS News, LTC Allen West deconstructs what is meant by this term:
“Last week, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo was asked during his press conference when he expected us to get back to normal. Gov. Cuomo’s response was chilling, and quite disconcerting: He asserted that we would not be going back to any semblance of normal–that this is the new normal.”
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During his 22 year career in the United States Army, Lieutenant Colonel West served in several combat zones and received many honors including a Bronze Star, three Meritorious Service Medals, three Army Commendation Medals, one with Valor device, and a Valorous Unit Award.
In November of 2010, Allen was elected to the United States Congress, representing Florida’s 22nd District.
West is a commissioned officer in the Texas State Guard. He’s Fox News Contributor, former Director of the Booker T. Washington Initiative at the Texas Public Policy Foundation, Senior Fellow at the Media Research Center, contributing columnist for Townhall.com, and author of Guardian of the Republic: An American Ronin’s Journey to Family, Faith and Freedom, and, Hold Texas, Hold the Nation: Victory or Death, and the forthcoming We Can Overcome.