PRESS RELEASE from South
Carolina Republican Party
October 3, 2011
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Contact: Matt Moore
SCGOP Chairman Connelly
announces 2012 Presidential Primary date
Columbia, S.C. - SCGOP Chairman Chad Connelly today announced South
Carolina's 2012 Republican Presidential Primary date. Chairman Connelly
"Last Friday, a nine person committee brought chaos to the 2012
calendar. Today, South Carolina is making things right.
"South Carolina Republicans have a thirty year track record of picking
the eventual Republican Presidential nominee. We will continue that
historic tradition on January 21, 2012.
"It will undoubtedly be a spirited campaign to make Barack Obama just
the worst ONE term President in American history. We are united in this
mission, and any candidate who ignores South Carolina does so at great
Additional Note: In conjunction with Fox News, the South Carolina
Republican Party will also host a "First in the South" Republican
debate in the days leading up to the primary.