FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
SOUTH CAROLINA REPUBLICAN PARTY
Columbia, S.C. – Last evening, the South Carolina Republican Party state executive committee unanimously supported State GOP Chairman Chad Connelly’s leadership in recent election challenges. (story below) The State Executive Committee is comprised of members from all 46 South Carolina counties.
Chairman Connelly commented:
“I am extremely proud of our State Executive Committee for supporting what is right instead of what is popular.
“We don’t always like court rulings, but the party’s duty to uphold the rule of law is more important than any one person’s political ambitions.
“Our party leadership is unified in its mission to defeat Barack Obama and put America back on the path toward a more prosperous future.”
Story from the Anderson Independent Mail
“(T)he state GOP’s executive committee voted unanimously Tuesday to support a decision its chairman made last week to drop a Pickens County state House candidate as the party’s nominee.”
Story from Patch.com
“In addition to backing Connelly in District 3, the executive committee gave him the power to make similar decisions in the “party’s best interests” without prior approval.”