Columbia, S.C.- Former Congressman Artur Davis will headline three South Carolina Republican Party Victory events on Thursday and Friday of this week. The events will raise money for the party’s 2012 Victory efforts.

Artur Davis, who seconded the nomination of Barack Obama in 2008 at the Democratic National Convention in Denver, recently switched parties, endorsed Mitt Romney, and spoke at the 2012 Republican National Convention.

“Artur Davis is Barack Obama’s worst nightmare, and we’re thrilled to welcome him to South Carolina,” said SCGOP Chairman Chad Connelly.

Those wishing to obtain tickets should visit or call the SCGOP headquarters at 803-988-8440. Tickets will also be available for purchase at the door.

Remarks at all events are open to the press. However, press wishing to attend should RSVP to David Smith at

Full details:

WHAT: Upstate Victory Reception & Fundraiser
WHEN: 6:00 PM, Thursday, October 11th
WHERE: Thornblade Club (Pemberton Room)
1275 Thornblade Blvd., Greer, SC

WHAT: 7th Congressional District Victory Breakfast & Fundraiser
WHEN: 8:00 AM, Friday, October 12th
WHERE: Bazen’s Family Restaurant
704 S. Irby Street, Florence, SC

WHAT: 7th Congressional District Victory Lunch & Fundraiser
WHEN: 12:00 PM, Friday, October 12th
WHERE: Big D’s Barbecue Barn
350 George Bishop Parkway, Myrtle Beach, SC


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