Sen. Kent Conrad, D-MD, talks to the press on Capitol Hill on March 25, 2009
( Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images )
We've upgraded our reader commenting system. Learn more about the new features.
The Baltimore Sun encourages civil dialogue related to our stories; you must register and log-in to our site in order to participate. We reserve the right to remove any user and to delete comments that violate our Terms of Service. By commenting, you agree to these terms. Please flag inappropriate comments.