It'd be a bit of a surprise to me if he did - I've heard a bit about the man, but nothing along those lines - but he's a Democrat being considered for a Cabinet post (Commerce*), so you'll understand why I'm asking.
(H/T: Glenn Reynolds)
PS: Harold Ford does not have a "Merrill problem." There are apparently people who are making it a point to make sure that this is known, so I thought that I'd just pass it on.
*Otherwise known as the "fugu fish of the Obama Cabinet."
Crossposted at Moe Lane