(SOUTH FLORIDA SUN-SENTINEL) The top Democrat in the Congress, Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, said Monday that ousting Florida’s most prominent Republican, U.S. Rep. Allen West, would be sweet for the country.

Appearing in South Florida, where she’s been holding a series of private fundraising events and a public campaign event for one congressional candidate, the former U.S. House speaker was asked if not having West in the next Congress would be sweet forDemocrats.

Her response: “How sweet would it be for the country?”

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