One's votes can be inconsistent with one's record

Joel S. Berson Berson at ATT.NET
Thu Sep 20 17:34:55 UTC 2012

A headline, supplied no doubt by a Boston Globe editor, for a letter
to the editor today:

"Brown's votes fly in face of his record on women's issues"

And I always thought a politician's votes *were* his record.


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