Michele Bachmann has named Tea Party staff in South Carolina. Her campaign Monday announced co-chairs Javan Browder, Kelly Payne and 35 coalition members.
Browder was served national co-director of an Upstate movement to draft Senator Jim DeMint to run. Payne is a Midlands schoolteacher and a former party primary candidate for State Superintendent of Education.
The Minnesota Congresswoman will be back in the state this week, mainly promoting her book at appearances at book stores Friday through Sunday throughout the state. Today, she is a guest on WRHI-AM’s “The Andrew Kiel Show” in Rock Hill.
Former SC Lt. Gov. Andre Bauer has endorsed former Georgia Congressman Newt Gingrich, who is in Hilton Head and Bluffton today, then at a SCGOP dinner and town hall fundraiser tonight at the Newberry Opera House.