THE BLOG

Sherrod Brown: "You Can Count on Me on Iraq"

05/25/2011 12:00 pm ET

I just got off the phone with Senator-elect Sherrod Brown. After congratulating him, and telling him how great it is to have an economic populist who both understands what's the matter with Kansas and is unambiguously against the war in Iraq, he assured me: "You can count on me on Iraq." Let's hope that his conviction is contagious.