The state GOP today announced that Myrtle Beach will host a “First in the South” Republican Presidential Debate on January 16, 2012.
The state party will partner with Fox News to air the debate just five days the Palmetto State’s primary.
Rick Perry is coming to South Carolina next week to make another speech that will be important in defining campaign. The test will be whether it is important to potential voters. He will appear at film manufacturer ISO Poly In Grey Court Tuesday morning.
Matt Long reports that primary candidates would keep Yucca Mountain closed, to the chagrin of some SC GOP leaders. We have not heard the Yucca Mountain battle cry in a while here, though, since the state and leaders in Aiken renewed their petition in July.
O. Kay Henderson of Radio Iowa shares Mitt Romney’s explanation of his treatment of opponent Rick Perry: “Contentious” debates? Romney suggests “grilling” is part of process (AUDIO)