Henry McMaster will endorse Nikki Haley for Governor on Tuesday at a Presser. This comes just just one week after Haley took 49 percent of the GOP vote.
Haley is in a run off with Congressman Gresham Barrett. Voters return to the polls in one week.
Barrett Received the Endorsement of last place finisher, Lt Gov Andre Bauer last week.
CNN Confirms our Source:
South Carolina gubernatorial hopeful Nikki Haley will pick up a major endorsement Tuesday from one of her former rivals in the Republican primary – Attorney General Henry McMaster.
McMaster campaign manager Trey Walker told CNN that the attorney general plans to formally back Haley’s bid in a press conference Tuesday morning at his campaign headquarters in Columbia.
Haley’s sweeping victory in the four-way GOP primary last Tuesday ended McMaster’s gubernatorial ambitions, but the two Republicans maintained a friendly relationship throughout the race and spoke by phone several times in the wake of Haley’s win.
Just so you know, In political speak, “Trey Walker told CNN” means he received a press release as did we.
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