CANDIDATES TO GATHER AT SOCIAL CONSERVATIVE FORUM
Six Republican candidates – and one Democrat – will participate in a U.S. Senate town hall forum hosted by the Palmetto Family Council, a prominent social conservative advocacy headquartered in Columbia, South Carolina.
The forum – scheduled for Friday, May 30 at 7:00 p.m. – will feature incumbent U.S. Sen. Lindsey Graham (RINO-S.C.) and five of his GOP opponents in the upcoming June 10 primary election (Columbia, S.C. pastor Det Bowers, S.C. Sen. Lee Bright, Upstate businessman Richard Cash, Afghan War veteran Bill Connor and Lowcountry businesswoman Nancy Mace).
Jay Stamper – one of two Democrats seeking his party’s nomination for this U.S. Senate seat – will also participate.
The status of S.C. Sen. Brad Hutto – generally regarded as the favorite for the Democratic nomination – was not immediately clear.
The candidate forum will be held at Booker T. Washington auditorium on the campus of the University of South Carolina. Local television anchor Dawndy Mercer Plank will moderate, however the event will not be televised so as to “allow for maximum time with candidates.”
Tickets to the event are $50 apiece and can be purchased by clicking HERE.