Angry teachers turning into candidates

In Oklahoma, the fight to fund schools leads many to join GOP, Democrat races

Posted: June 22, 2018 at 4:05 a.m.

Elementary school principal Sherrie Conley, who is running for state representative in District 20, plants a campaign sign along a road in Goldsby, Okla.

Sherrie Conley is like most people in small-town Oklahoma: solidly conservative. When she goes to the polls, she faithfully votes Republican.

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