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Ex-Con Holds Board A Gunpoint

In this image taken from video and released by WJHG-TV, Clay A. Duke points a hand gun at Bay City school board members and staff Tuesday. Duke, a 56-year-old ex-convict, calmly held the school board at gunpoint and said he was seeking redress for his wife's firing before shooting at the superintendent at short range and then killing himself. Story here. (AP Photo/WJHG-TV)

Question: Would you be too concerned about your safety to want to seek a public office?




D.F. Oliveria
D.F. (Dave) Oliveria joined The Spokesman-Review in 1984. He currently is a columnist and compiles the Huckleberries Online blog and writes about North Idaho in his Huckleberries column.

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