Monday, December 17, 12:00 PM: Gov. Haley will hold a press conference to announce her appointment to fill the vacancy created by United States Senator Jim DeMint’s retirement, Upstairs lobby outside the House and Senate chambers, Statehouse, Columbia, S.C. – (Source: Governor Nikki Haley Office) via S.C. Governor Nikki R. Haley – Recent News. Governor […]
If there were an example of the ignorance of the electorate, this poll represents it. Public Policy Polling says that Comedy Centrals, Stephan Colbert should Replace DeMint. The poll further says that South Carolina Governor Nikki Haley could improve her popularity by appointing Colbert. Comical at best, sad at least. There is a path back […]
(Reuters) – South Carolina lawmakers on Friday cleared Republican Governor Nikki Haley of ethics charges that accused her of illegally lobbying on behalf of her employers while a member of the legislature. The Republican-led House of Representatives’ Ethics Committee voted to dismiss the charges during a private meeting. The decision came after the panel conducted […]
As CNN’s Candy Crowley writes today, it’s never too early for the political world to play veepstakes. So, join the game — but don’t bet on Nikki Haley. In an ABC “Nightline” interview set to air tomorrow at 11:35 p.m. ET, the South Carolina governor said she would turn down the vice presidential nomination if the […]
South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley was never the subject of an Internal Revenue Service investigation into a worship center her family helps run, according to a letter released by the agency Friday. Haley’s office says the letter is proof that the “totally contrived” rumors that spread across the Internet this week that Haley could be […]
South Carolina “tea party” Governor Nikki Haley has endorsed former Massachusetts Governor Mitt Romney for President. The influence of the “First in the South” Primary could be as “The Donald” would say, “Huge”. Here is the statement from the Romney Camp. As the South Carolina Campaign Chairman for Governor Mitt Romney, I am pleased to […]
South Carolina’s governor-elect says she won’t allow talk show queen Oprah Winfrey access to Susan Smith, serving life in prison for killing her two sons. Nikki Haley’s decision Thursday not to grant Winfrey access to Smith continues the state Department of Corrections’ policy of prohibiting inmates from conducting interviews, The (Charleston) Post and Courier reported […]
Republican Nikki Haley remains ahead of Democratic State Senator Vincent Sheheen in the race to be South Carolina’s next governor. But she’s fallen to her lowest level of support this year and for the first time posts only a single-digit lead. The latest Rasmussen Reports telephone survey of Likely Voters in South Carolina finds Haley, […]
The latest Ramussen Reports telephone survey of Likely Voters in South Carolina shows Haley with 50% support to Sheheen’s 33%. Four percent (4%) like some other candidate in the race, and 13% remain undecided.
In an environment where Republicans seem to be favored over Democrats nationally, the same appears to hold in South Carolina, Republican Gubernatorial candidate Nikki Haley has gained over Democrat Vincent Sheheen for 49 to 35 percent in the previous poll to 52 to 36 percent in the latest poll performed by Rasmussen Reports. The spread has increased as well from 14 to 16 percentage points.