New Nikki Haley Ad in South Carolina: ‘Crickets’
A new ad from the reelection campaign of Governor Nikki Haley of South Carolina:
No one has publicly polled this race since July, but the last three surveys had Haley ahead by a significant margin.
New South Carolina Senator Announced Today
The AP reports that South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley will announcing a replacement for U.S. Sen. Jim DeMint at noon Monday at the Statehouse.
For what it is worth, the Post and Courier of Charleston urged Haley to pick …
Haley: I’m Not Appointing Myself to the U.S. Senate
Governor Nikki Haley today released the following statement regarding U.S. Senator Jim DeMint’s retirement and the process of filling the vacancy it creates:
Appointing a new member of the U.S. Senate is a solemn duty, and …
‘Even these minimum-wage jobs in this economy can be pretty tough to find.’
In an article about the allegedly horrific scandal of South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley’s 14-year-old daughter working in the gift shop of the South Carolina state house, there’s an inadvertently damning indictment of our current economy:
Could Boeing’s Fight With the NLRB Be a Big Political Issue?
The good folks at Civitas released a new poll today, contending that, “amidst the heated debate between Boeing and the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB), 67 percent of North Carolina voters think Gov. Bev Perdue should take action to prevent the …
A Sleeper Race? Or Do You Mean a Snoozer?
Not long ago, Chuck Todd asked, “Is [the South Carolina governor's race] the under-the-radar sleeper race folks are missing?”
If you define “Nikki Haley ahead by 9″ as a competitive sleeper race, then I suppose so.
Having said that, take …
Rasmussen Reassures South Carolina, Pennsylvania Republicans Today
This morning, Rasmussen offers two results in gubernatorial races that will be unsurprising but reassuring to Republicans.
In South Carolina, the GOP’s Nikki Haley leads Democrat Vincent Sheheen, 49 percent to 35 percent. Maybe some of his supporters couldn’t answer …
Hey, Look Who’s Calling Nikki Haley a ‘Christian, Indian-American Woman’ Today
CBN news correspondent David Brody, right before the South Carolina primary:
Nikki Haley, the front runner to become the Republican nominee for Governor of South Carolina has recently changed the language on her website to reflect a more Christian tone. …
South Carolinians Go to the Polls Again
It’s primary day in Utah, and runoff day in South Carolina, Utah, and North Carolina.
In South Carolina, Republicans will pick their gubernatorial nominee between Nikki Haley and Gresham Barrett. The past two weeks have seen no anti-Haley bombshells, …
Rasmussen Finds Haley Running a Bit Stronger in General Election
Rasmussen has polled South Carolina’s GOP gubernatorial race and finds Nikki Haley running a bit better than Gresham Barrett, but not by a large margin.
The latest Rasmussen Reports statewide telephone survey of Likely Voters shows Haley picking up 55% …
Nikki Haley Picks Tim Scott for U.S. Senate
Multiple media sources are reporting that South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley will indeed name Rep. Tim Scott to be the next senator from South Carolina.
Scott will serve for two years, and then presumably run in a special election in 2014. …
SC Governor Haley: No ‘Placeholder’ in Senate
South Carolina governor Nikki Haley just released the following statement regarding the process of filling the vacancy created by U.S. Senator Jim DeMint’s retirement:
As I continue to consider the impending U.S. Senate vacancy, many have …
Time for Dick Harpootlian to Go
If we had a press that had even the vaguest sense of even-handedness, there would be loud cries for the resignation for either of the TWO Democratic state-party chairs who comparing their opposition to Nazis.
Today’s comment, in case …
Haley’s Endorsement Blazes for Mitt Like a Comet
South Carolina governor Nikki Haley just endorsed Mitt Romney on Fox News.
That is a big get, and is likely to move Romney’s numbers in that state.
Romney needs it, too; tn the RealClearPolitics average, Romney trails Newt Gingrich …
Nikki Haley & Lindsey Graham, Teaming Up Against Obamacare
One of the favorites of South Carolina conservatives, Gov. Nikki Haley, and one of their least favorites, Sen. Lindsey Graham, are teaming up to promote legislation that would permit states such as the Palmetto State to “opt out” of Obamacare.
An Odd Poll Out of South Carolina . . .
This is sad. The South Carolina Democratic party offers a poll to insist the governor’s race isn’t over:
A new poll completed just last evening shows some significant positive movement for Vincent Sheheen, with the race a virtual …
This South Carolina Democrat Could Use Direction. Or Directions.
Feel free to take appropriate grains of salt in assessing this report from this South Carolina source, whom I call “Dad”:
On Sunday I went to the Hilton Head Democrats’ picnic to educate myself. Very small turn out. Very HOT …
Nikki Haley Wins GOP Gubernatorial Primary
This may be a pleasantly early night for election-returns watchers.
With 32 percent of precincts reporting in the GOP runoff for governor of South Carolina, Nikki Haley leads Gresham Barrett, 62 percent to 38 percent. She’s just been declared the winner.
A Video So Dripping With Patriotism, It Makes Lee Greenwood Look Soft
What runoff? I notice the latest web video from the Republican Governors Association includes South Carolina gubernatorial frontrunner-but-not-yet-nominee Nikki Haley:
‘I am a woman that understands, through the Grace of God, with Him all things are possible.’
In South Carolina’s GOP gubernatorial race, Nikki Haley takes to the airwaves with her first ad of the runoff:
Do you think that last line is designed to deal with the ‘is she really a Christian’ issue?