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What are Lugar's politics?

What are Lugar's politics?

In the opinion-page article ''Can Lugar Campaign Get Off the Ground?'' March 21, the author lauds the senator's credentials (e.g. valedictorian, Eagle Scout, Rhodes scholar), his knowledge in foreign and domestic affairs, and his personal charm.

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There was no mention of Mr. Lugar's political positions and voting record.

While personal achievements in Boy Scouts, school, business, and local politics may be of some interest to your readers, I would like the Monitor to put more emphasis on political views and voting records.

Thomas Jerdee, Chapel Hill, N.C.