GOP presidential candidate Rick Perry will speak at a town hall forum in Myrtle Beach on Labor Day. Congressman Tim Scott of the 1st District will host another of his series of forums to highlight presidential candidates on Monday in Conway. The town hall meeting will take place at Horry Georgetown Technical College’s Bouroughs and Chapin Auditorium from 10 to 11:30 in the morning.
Texas Governor Rick Perry will speak at the forum. Perry is currently leading in South Carolina, according to a new poll released by the group Public Policy Polling. The poll says Perry has 36 percent of the vote, with Mitt Romney behind him with 16 percent.
Perry will also be in Columbia later that afternoon for a forum hosted by Senator Jim DeMint. Romney is also now attending that forum.