Bachmann to Announce Candidacy in Greenville

June 24, 2011 by  
Filed under Events, US Politics

Michelle Bachmann
According to the Greenville County GOP, Republican Michelle Bachmann will announce her candidacy for President on June 29th.

A tea party favorite, she will be hosting the event at the Magnolia Park Shopping Center (former Greenville Mall) at 3 pm.

GOP Presidential Debate

April 20, 2011 by  
Filed under Events

Will be held at the Peace Center in Greenville beginning at 9pm.  Tickets are available through the SCGOP at or call (803)988-8440 (tickets are not available through the Peace Center Box Office).  This debate will be broadcast live on the Fox News Channel.

Courtesy Greenville GOP

South Carolina – Not in Ron Paul’s Plans?

March 30, 2011 by  
Filed under US Politics

Congressman Ron Paul speaks to members of the Spartanburg Executive Committee

It is well believed that Ron Paul is prepping up for another run for President. News flash right?

But according to recent fundraising emails from the campaign, it does not appear that South Carolina plays into his plans very much. He has stated plans in Iowa, New Hampshire, Mississippi, Florida, New York (TV appearances) and Nevada.

I mean, why would he waste his resources on South Carolina republicans. Generally speaking, most republicans (not all) elected in this state are more concerned with social conservative issues and have no issues with government power grabs. Although many claim to be fiscal conservatives and less government, actions by the state legislature trend other wise.

Not only that, you can see how well he was received during the last election cycle. They were more amused by Giuliani questioning Paul for his non-interventionist policies than rational reasoning, a GOP leader attempted to ban him from attending local events and he garnered only 5% of the vote in the primary.

South Carolina has chosen the eventual republican nominee for president since 1980, so it seems foolish to bypass it. Either way, this strategy move is interesting.

What do you think about Paul’s potential campaign strategy?

Spartanburg GOP with Gov. Haley Barbour

March 4, 2010 by  
Filed under Events

Private Reception with Governor Haley Barbour of Mississippi, starting at 6:15 and ending at 7:30.

Costs and Sponsorships

Table (seats 8)- $1000.00
Bronze Elephant Members Table $800.00
Individual dinner tickets are $125.00
Bronze Elephant Members $100.00

RSVP to LaDonna at or 864-906-5574

Make checks payable to Spartanburg County GOP, Box 5474, Sparanburg, SC 29304

Sarah Palin is Resigning

July 3, 2009 by  
Filed under News

Sarah Palin, Governor of Alaska

Sarah Palin, Governor of Alaska

According to KTTU in Anchorage Alaska, Gov. Sarah Palin is resigning her office in a few weeks.

There is no confirmation as to the reason why she is resigning, but it is already believed that this is a step in preparation for her to run for President in 2012.

To be absolutely honest, I don’t know why she would give it up before her term expires.  It shows a lack of commitment in my personal opinion.  Then again, who am I, a blogger from SC.

She is resigning to run for the US Senate seat in 2010


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