Articles Tagged 'Teddy Turner'
South Carolina Republicans vie for spot after Sanford
Round One of Mark Sanfordâ€™s comeback bid is expected to go to the disgraced ex-South Carolina governor. The real action in Tuesdayâ€™s special congressional primary in The Palmetto State is for second place â€” and the right to take on Sanford mano a mano in an April 2 GOP runoff.
More than a dozen candidates are duking it out. And… READ MORE
South Carolina: Sanford, Colbert Busch Raise More Than $300,000
The large field of congressional hopefuls in South Carolinaâ€™s 1st District filed pre-primary fundraising reports this week â€” providing the first glimpse into the financial jockeying in the special election to replace Tim Scott, now a Republican senator.
Former South Carolina Gov. Mark Sanford, the front-runner in the contest, raised $334,000 between Jan. 1 and Feb. 27. He ended the… READ MORE
South Carolina: Turner Launches New TV Ad as Special Election Heats Up
Congressional candidate Teddy Turner launched a potent new ad Tuesday, looking to differentiate himself from a crowded field of Republicans with South Carolinaâ€™s 1st District special election primary just weeks away.
â€œWeâ€™ve come a long way. I know Iâ€™ve spent too much, but whatâ€™s a few trillion? It was all for you,â€ a Lothario-looking politician in a candle-lit room says… READ MORE
Teddy Turner takes on Ted Turner in S.C. House race
HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. â€” Itâ€™s not easy running for Congress in conservative South Carolina when youâ€™re liberal media mogul Ted Turnerâ€™s kid.
Just ask his son Teddy.
Heâ€™s been trashing his dad every chance he gets to show voters of the 1st Congressional District heâ€™s not some tree-hugging lefty â€” or worse yet, Jane Fondaâ€™s son.
Turner the candidate… READ MORE
South Carolina: Teddy Turner Goes Up on Television With Bio Spot
Teddy Turner, a Republican running for South Carolinaâ€™s open 1st District, began airing ads on television and radio over the weekend, getting an early start in introducing himself to the primary electorate.
Heâ€™s one of the top-tier GOP candidates in what is expected to be a crowded field that includes former Palmetto State Gov. Mark Sanford and various state legislators.… READ MORE