Articles in Election News
Although the major state and national elections won’t be held until next year, several Pickens County municipalities will hold their own elections in November.
Favorite son Lindsey Graham received rave reviews in the media following his presidential debate performance at the Ronald Reagan Library, but unfortunately for the hawkish U.S. senator, he was unable to muster enough poll numbers to be invited to a major political event today in Greenville featuring almost all the other GOP contenders, including the field’s lightning rod — Donald Trump.
The first week of filing for elections in Walhalla and Westminster this fall ended with a flurry of activity.
GOP presidential candidate Lindsey Graham continues to languish in the polls and won’t be on the big stage for Thursday’s first primetime televised debate from Cleveland, featuring the top 10 polling Republican contenders headed by frontrunner Donald Trump.
The town of West Union has gotten its first write-in candidate for a special election that will be held next week.
When asked how this presidential candidacy differed from his last run, GOP hopeful and former Arkansas governor Mike Huckabee said if he made a campaign stop at Seneca Family Restaurant eight years ago, the crowd wouldn’t look like it did late Monday morning.