ELECTION 2014: Bright, Cash and Connor agree to back each other in runoff
03/13/2014 9:02 AM
03/13/2014 9:13 AM
Three of U.S. Sen. Lindsey Graham's June primary challengers have agreed to back one another in a runoff against the incumbent from Seneca -- if June's Republican primary comes to that.
State Sen. Lee Bright, R-Spartanburg, Easley businessman Richard Cash, and Orangeburg attorney Bill Connor will hold a press conference at 11 a.m. at the State House to make the announcement and sign an agreement to support each other if one candidate advances to a runoff with Graham, Connor's campaign announced Thursday morning.
Holding Graham to 50 percent or less of the vote would force him into a runoff, where his challengers think he would be vulnerable.
About this blog
Editor's Choice Videos
Join the Discussion
The State is pleased to provide this opportunity to share information, experiences and observations about what's in the news. Some of the comments may be reprinted elsewhere on the site or in the newspaper. We encourage lively, open debate on the issues of the day, and ask that you refrain from profanity, hate speech, personal comments and remarks that are off point. Thank you for taking the time to offer your thoughts.