Although I’ve worked for years as a volunteer and as SC Republican Party Chairman, I’m actually pretty new to being a candidate. I have told people who have encouraged me to run that it would have to be God Himself to make an opportunity available. With Donald Trump’s historic and unpredicted win, we have been shown that opportunity.
South Carolina Congressman Jeff Duncan, a GING-PAC endorsed legislator, has just endorsed Chad Connelly for Mick Mulvaney’s seat in the House of Representatives.
Upstart Republican candidates are bear-hugging President Trump and saying their rivals in the party are insufficiently supportive of the president, banking on sustained enthusiasm for Mr. Trump carrying into elections this year and next year.
In last night’s address to a joint session of Congress, President Trump laid out a positive, common sense agenda to defend the homeland, bring jobs back from overseas, repeal and replace Obamacare, and tear down the regulatory state created by Obama and his central planning minions over the past eight years.
“Throughout my six years in this office, I have wrestled with the Justice Department on an endless number of oppressive federal policies stemming from a total lack of constitutional deference and respect for the states. I am confident that Jeff Sessions will do his part to restore the delicate balance between the states and the federal government that the Founders envisioned.”
Georgia Congressman Tom Price was recently confirmed as Secretary of Health and Human Services and will oversee the dismantling of the disaster known as Obamacare. His District 6 seat in Congress is now vacant and 18 candidates have filed to take his seat. The special election to fill his seat is April 18. If needed,
There are numerous special elections this year to fill posts left by legislators who resigned or were picked to serve in the Trump Administration. We’ll be monitoring these campaigns in order to keep you up to speed on the candidates we’re endorsing this year.
Fox News commentator Judge Jeanine Pirro is outraged that Barack Hussein Obama would suggest that Russian hackers were responsible for the defeat of pathological liar Hillary Clinton in the November election. Obama has made it clear that he’s not satisfied with Trump’s victory and will use his politicized CIA to delegitimize Trump’s win.
Kennedy’s facing off against Democratic Public Services Commissioner Foster Campbell, who finished second in the primary. As the Democrats’ last chance to redeem themselves in a bruising election year, Campbell is flush with cash and feeling emboldened by Democrat John Bel Edwards’ 2015 victory in the governor’s race. Even if Campbell won, though, Republicans would still control the Senate.
After complaining for months that our electoral process takes too long, now some commentators apparently want it to take even longer. Lawrence Lessig has written an article for The Washington Post saying that members of the Electoral College should ignore what they were actually elected to do, and should take it upon themselves to give the presidency to Hillary Clinton.