From Dailykos.com, Fri Aug 31, 2012 at 10:59 AM PDT
Scott Brown’s reelection campaign in Massachusetts relies heavily on one thing: his purported love for all things local sports. So his campaign was thrilled with the big coup they were going to announce today: the endorsement of beloved Lowell boxer Micky Ward, of “The Fighter” fame, at an event scheduled at Ward’s favorite gym.
Then Mickey Ward unloaded on Brown:
“I found out Scott (Brown) is anti-union and I’m a Teamster guy,” said Ward. “I found out he’s also against gay marriage and I say if you love someone you should have the same rights no matter who you are.” Read more.
Micky Ward, no longer a Scott Brown fan.