Today’s highly interesting read (09/13/18): A crazed gunman nearly killed me — Leaders must do more to keep violence out of politics

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“After my own personal experience of a crazed gunman attempting to assassinate Republican members of Congress on a baseball field, I have become more vocal in calling out violence and threats against people in both parties. 

“Let me be clear: there is absolutely no place for violence or threats in our political discourse. We need a higher level of civility in our political debate.”

The author is Republican Steve Scalise, the current United States House of Representatives Majority Whip.

Read his column here.

 

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