Sherrod Brown says Tea Party spreads fear, fake populism

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Sherrod Brown says Tea Party spreads fear, fake populism

The Plain Dealer – WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown has an election-season suggestion today that progressive Democrats might find heartening: Proudly tout the party's accomplishments and contrast them with the Tea Party's faux populism and appeal to fear.

Democrats in the last 18 months have delivered health care reform — which is why "the insurance companies are coming after us at election time," Brown writes in an op-ed in today's USA Today.

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