ELECTION 2014: Bill Connor names steering committee

Posted by ANDREW SHAIN on January 28, 2014 

Bill Connor

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— U.S. senate candidate Bill Connor announced a statewide steering committee on Tuesday. The Orangeburg attorney is one of four candidates challenging U.S. Sen. Lindsey Graham in the Republican primary:

• Stephen Brown, Greenville, Former County GOP Chairman

• Lt. Gen. (Ret.) Colby Broadwater, Charleston, President of the American College of the Building Arts

• Major Gen. (Ret.) Paul Vallely, Fox News Military Analyst, Founder of Stand Up America

• Lt. Col. (Ret.) Bill Cowan, Fox News Military Analyst, Vietnam Veteran

• Becky Risher, Beaufort

• Victor Webster, Florence

• Dean Fowler, Florence, County Treasurer

• Nikki Trawick, Columbia, President of North East Republican Women

• Maj. (Ret.) Walter “Ashby” Rhame, Sumter, Former County GOP Ex. Committee Member, Vietnam Veteran

• Christina Jeffery, Spartanburg, Former 4th District GOP Congressional Candidate, Professor at Wofford College

• Jim Pratt, Columbia, Former 6th District GOP Congressional Nominee

• Bill Hancock, West Columbia

• Lt. Col. (Ret.) Ken Glasson, Mt. Pleasant, City Councilman, 2010 GOP Congressional Candidate

• Jim Ulmer, Orangeburg, County GOP Chairman

• Tammy Shoffstall, Tega Cay, York County GOP Activist

• Lt. Colonel (Ret.) John Nelson, Gaston, Calhoun County Council Member

• Laura Best, Myrtle Beach, Founding member of Conservatives for Responsible Government

• Bren Gibson, North Myrtle Beach, President of Conservatives for Responsible Government

• Maj. Gen. (Ret.) John B. Allen, Columbia, American Legion Commander

• Javan Browder, Taylors, Upstate Conservative Activist, Editor of thesouthcarolinaconservative.com

• Chuck Collins, North Myrtle Beach, Horry County Executive Committeeman

• Larry Bateman, Spartanburg, Former County GOP Vice Chairman

• W. Thomas Smith, Columbia, Columnist, Author, Military Analyst, former U.S. Marine Corps

• Curtis Stewart, Columbia

• Trevor Loudon, International Speaker, Author of "Enemies Within"

• Roy Lindsey, Orangeburg, County GOP Executive Committee

• Krista Cogdill, Greenville, Former GOP candidate for Lt. Governor in 2010

• Gregory Day Shorey III, Belton

• Daniel Cassidy, Columbia, Senior Appointee in the administrations of Presidents George H.W. Bush and George W. Bush

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