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Brown's lame excuse [Letter]

I'm greatly disappointed in the June 4 editorial "Brown on the defensive." It's an attempt to sound impartial when, in fact, the writer is grasping at all straws to convince Marylanders that Lt. Gov. Anthony Brown is competent and worthy of our trust. How many times have we heard politicians fall back on the, "I was out of the loop" claim? It stinks! What's worse is that it took since Oct. 1, 2013, to come up with this lame excuse. Perhaps it's not as lame as it appears. If he was placed out of the loop, it could definitely provide some cover for a lame heir-apparent to the governorship throne. Scary, isn't it?

Karolyn Gibb

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