Scott Brown Plagiarizes Elizabeth Dole

If you were suspicious that Scott Brown's website seemed a bit recycled, well, consider the hunch justified. It looks like someone did an egregiously sloppy job building Sen. Scott Brown's official site. Liberal research organization American Bridge 21st Century flagged plagiarism showing that a paragraph of the Massachusetts Senator's autobiographical information (about his moral compass, ironically) was lifted verbatim from former North Carolina Sen. Elizabeth Dole. The paragraphs are the same, here's Brown's version:

"I was raised to believe that there are no limits to individual achievement and no excuses to justify indifference. From an early age, I was taught that success is measured not in material accumulations, but in service to others. I was encouraged to join causes larger than myself, to pursue positive change through a sense of mission, and to stand up for what I believe."

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