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South Carolina retains 2016 “First in the South” Republican Presidential Primary

Washington, D.C. – In an overwhelming vote of the full 168-member Republican National Committee (RNC) held today, South Carolina Republicans secured the 2016 “First in the South” Republican Presidential Primary. The primary will tentatively be held in February 2016. Under new RNC rules approved by the full committee, only South Carolina, Iowa, New Hampshire and Nevada will hold contests in February 2016. States that “jump” ahead of the four early […]

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Possible 2016 Presidential contender Ted Cruz to headline S.C. GOP’s Silver Elephant dinner

By Albert N. Milliron Already being eyed by some Republicans as a potential 2016 presidential contender, Texas Senator Ted Cruz will be in the Palmetto state on the same day that Vice-President Joe Biden will be hosting the Democrats main event on May 3rd, 2013.  Cruz is reportedly going to be the keynote speaker at the Republicans Silver Elephant Dinner in Columbia. Columbia is a major testing state for potential […]

Politisite Political Projections: South Carolina Primary January 21, 2012

Politisite Political Projections: South Carolina Primary January 21, 2012

Politisite provides projections based on a Momentum modality similar to that used in projecting stock prices. Politisite does NOT endorse any candidate during the primary process. Further, we do not receive funding from any political campaign. Having said that, here are our projections for the South Carolina Primary for January 21, 2012 Newt Gingrich – 32% (+1) Mitt Romney – 31% Rick Santorum – 18% Ron Paul – 14% Rick […]

John Bolton and DeMint backers endorses Mitt Romney

John Bolton and DeMint backers endorses Mitt Romney

As each state comes up for their Primary or caucus, strategic endorsements come out for each candidate.  In South Carolina, Mitt Romney already had the Republican Governor Nikki Haley in his column.  This evening Defense conservative John Bolton came out in support of Romney as well as some of Senator Jim DeMints operatives. Romney has already achieved an unprecedented feat, gaining both an Iowa and New Hampshire win.  But in […]

South Carolina GOP Candidate Campaign Events January 11-13, 2012

South Carolina GOP Candidate Campaign Events January 11-13, 2012

First in the South Primary Candidate Tracker  South Carolina Primary January 21, 2012 6:00 PM – Gov. Mitt Romney with Gov. Nikki Haley The Hall at Senate’s End 320 Senate Street, Columbia, SC 29201 6:15 PM – Gov. Rick Perry holding a campaign event at Al’s Family Restaurant 611 Atomic Road, North Augusta, SC 29841 7:00 PM – Gov. Jon Huntsman hosting a town hall meeting North Charleston City Council […]