"Examples of real courage in elected officials are rare. Even rarer is someone who sustains courage across years, not backing down and taking ingenious action to advance and preserve freedom. George Brown stood for honest leadership and stood out, in a category by himself. I am proud to stand up for him in the drive to preserve and open his archives."

Ed Asner, the late actor and former SAG president

"Examples of real courage in elected officials are rare. Even rarer is someone who sustains courage across years, not backing down and taking ingenious action to advance and preserve freedom. George Brown stood for honest leadership and stood out, in a category by himself. I am proud to stand up for him in the drive to preserve and open his archives."

"Examples of real courage in elected officials are rare. Even rarer is someone who sustains courage across years, not backing down and taking ingenious action to advance and preserve freedom. George Brown stood for honest leadership and stood out, in a category by himself. I am proud to stand up for him in the drive to preserve and open his archives."