CBS: Secret Service director: Threat to candidates is elevated
There are security concerns for the Republican National Convention next in Cleveland next week, but Secret Service Director Joseph Clancy says his agency is prepared.
People can openly carry some weapons in Ohio, so they are planning for armed protesters.
But Clancy also told CBS News that its actually the campaign trail where the threat has grown. Protecting the candidates is getting tougher -- and offenders are getting braver.
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Update: Security fears mount ahead of GOP convention (CNN)
WNU Editor: The last thing the U.S. needs right now is a tragedy on the campaign trail.