U.S. Rep. Anthony Brown Reflects On First Six Months
U.S. Rep. Anthony Brown reflects on first six months
Congressman Anthony Brown caught flak from some and praise from others when he decided not to attend President Donald Trump’s inauguration in January.
Six months later, the first-term Democrat said he stands by the choice.
“In hindsight, I am even more convinced that my decision was right, because I thought that was the most shameful 15 minutes of an inaugural address that I have ever seen personally,” he said.
While some criticized Brown’s absence as a mark of disrespect for the new president, he said he considered the inauguration “as more of a celebration, less of work.”
“I attended the president’s …