Haley to campaign for embattled VA GOP candidate for governor

October 3, 2013 

Ken Cuccinelli (on left) Nikki Haley

S.C. Gov. Nikki Haley will campaign for Ken Cuccinelli, the Republican candidate for governor of Virginia, on Oct. 16 in suburban Richmond and Charlottesville, Haley’s campaign said Thursday.

According to polls, Cuccinelli, Virginia’s attorney general, is trailing Democratic businessman Terry McAuliffe in the November race. In the past, Haley, who is seeking re-election next year, has campaigned for Republican Govs. Scott Walker of Wisconsin and Pat McCrory of North Carolina.

-- Andrew Shain

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