What it’s like to be a designated survivor

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US President Bill Clinton (R) waves along with Secretary of Agriculture Dan Glickman (L) before he addressed the 5th annual White House Community Empowerment Conference at the University of Texas-Pan American 25 May 1999. Clinton will depart Texas for Yulee, Florida to begin a five-day vacation with First Lady Hillary Clinton. (Photo STEPHEN JAFFE/AFP via Getty Images)

Former Secretary of Agriculture Dan Glickman recalls the evening in 1997 when he was the nation’s designated survivor during President Clinton’s State of the Union speech.

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