Meet the Lt. Governor candidates

May 10, 2014 

GOP candidates for S.C. lieutenant governor in the June 10 primary. (Democrat state Rep. Bakari Sellers, his party’s nominee for the post, is unopposed.)

Mike Campbell

Age: 45 Residence: Columbia Occupation: Business owner and consultant Education: Attended University of South Carolina Political experience: Unsuccessful run for lieutenant governor.

Pat McKinney

Age: 64 Residence: Charleston Occupation: Retired, former partner in Kiawah Partners Education: Marketing degree, Georgia State University Political experience: None

Henry McMaster

Age: 66 Residence: Columbia Occupation: Attorney Education: History and law degrees, University of South Carolina Political experience: State attorney general for eight years. Unsuccessful runs for lieutenant governor, governor and U.S. Senate. Former U.S. attorney and S.C. GOP party chairman.

Ray Moore

Age: 70 Residence: Blythewood Occupation: President of the Exodus Mandate Project ministry (on leave) Education: Political science degree, The Citadel; theological degrees, Grace Theological Seminary Political experience: None

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