I was already prepared to endorse Rob Simmons in the Republican primary for Governor, based not only on his record as a moderate, pro-choice Republican congressman, despite his unfortunate and discontinued dalliance with the Tea Partiers, but also on the total lack of qualifications of his opponents.
But now he has sealed the deal, advocating for an almost complete withdrawal of our troops from Afghanistan:
Video is from Paul Bass, New Haven Independent, a great on-line newspaper which I read every day.
What courage, what common sense, what integrity! Honestly, if he wins the primary I will be in a real quandary in the general election - that's how important this issue is to me.