Williamson gave up farming to run for presiding comissioner

July 21, 2010 | 6:13 p.m. CDT
John Sam Williamson and his wife, Susan, discuss political engagements during the final weeks before the election for presiding commissioner for Boone County. John Williamson has been a farmer for 35 years, but recently gave that up in hopes of moving from a private citizen to government official at the age of 61.

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