Haley Rips SC Chamber After It Backs Dem In GOV Race | Talking Points Memo

There’s no love lost between Nikki Haley and the South Carolina chapter of the Chamber of Commerce. The state Chamber had never made an endorsement in the governor’s race before this year, but it picked Haley’s primary challenger Gresham Barrett (Haley walloped him). The chamber also endorsed Vincent Sheheen on the Democratic side during the primary. So with the primaries over and Haley facing Sheheen in the general, a pro-business group goes with the Republican, right? Wrong.The Chamber is sticking with Sheheen, and the Haley camp isn’t holding back.


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