South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley names former ethics commission chairman as her next chief of staff

...three terms in the House, Haley also represented a portion of Lexington County.Pitts announced plans to run for lieutenant governor in 2009, but he dropped out of the race in October of that year after learning his unit was deploying to Afghanistan...

South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley hopeful Legislature will pass ethics reform

...I've never really had a lieutenant governor I could work with before...to show what a governor and lieutenant governor on the same ticket would look...time we get sued."Three lieutenant governors have been sworn in during...

2014 Election Night Updates

...counted in Georgia, Governor Deal leads Jason carter 57 percent to 41 percent. Casey Cagle is in command for the Lieutenant Governor seat, and Brian Kemp has a big lead in the Secretary of State race. The Republicans are in control.David Perdue...

Gov. Haley, Democratic challenger crisscross South Carolina in final get-out-the-vote push

...having a 'me' governor. We're going to have a 'we' governor in three days," Sheheen said.Democratic lieutenant governor candidate Bakari Sellers spoke before Sheheen, and said black voters who didn't show up at the polls in 2010...

Georgia races

...government to be by the People and for the People." LIEUTENANT GOVERNOR NAME: Casey Cagle (Republican*)AGE: 48FAMILY...BusinessmanPOLITICAL EXPERIENCE: State senator 1994-2006, lieutenant governor 2007-presentCAMPAIGN PRIORITIES: Equipping students...

Lieutenant governor candidates Repub­lican Henry McMaster, Democrat Bakari Sellers debate experience, vision

...Caro lina's last elected lieutenant governor traded barbs Monday, in their...running mate. Until then, the lieutenant governor has three required duties...needs.McMaster said the lieutenant governor's job is underutilized, and...

Campaign goes positive

...election year?Apparently so is Casey Cagle.He is Georgia's lieutenant governor, running for re-election. He has released two TV ads so...blame you.Please re-elect Casey Cagle for a third term as lieutenant governor Nov. 4.

Gay marriage issue in attorney general race

...political reasons. Hecht opposed same-sex marriage and civil unions seven years ago when he ran unsuccessfully for lieutenant governor.Hecht said his views changed four years ago when President Obama announced that his own had evolved. Plus...

Sheheen calls for Confederate flag to come down

...we can remember our past and look to our future."Sheheen was joined Wednesday by the Democratic candidate for lieutenant governor, Bakari Sellers, who is trying to become the state's first black in that office.Sellers' father, a prominent...

Not many surprises expected in South Carolina elections

...surprising amount of GOP support.Voters are choosing a lieutenant governor for the last time, and Democrat 30-year-old...will choose a running mate to be the potential lieutenant governor in 2018.Votes will have to choose between Republican...