Scott Brown Evasive in First Sunday TV Interview


Massachusetts Senator-Elect Scott Brown was unsurprisingly diplomatic in his sit-down interview with Barbara Walters that aired this morning on This Week. Has President Obama made the country more safe? “I don’t think it’s just about the President. It’s not his job.” Is Brown planning to run for president someday? “I’ll let the political pundits…talk about that stuff.” And, most importantly, has he read Sarah Palin’s book?! “I haven’t read it… but I hope to someday.”

When Walters pushed him on his stance regarding “Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell,” which Obama hopes to have repealed, Brown uncomfortably avoided a direct response, explaining he’d “like to hear from the generals in the field”:

[via ABC News]