Sen. Lindsey Graham Lindsey Olin GrahamGOP changes focus to investigate Obama officials. Dems stand in early April deadline for Mueller report Barr expects to release almost 400-page Mueller report in mid-April MORE (RS.C.) Launches its re-election campaign with Vice-President Pence on Saturday en The White House gives a quick boost to one of its most vocal followers on Capitol Hill.
Pence is scheduled to spend several hours in the Palmetto State campaign for Graham on Saturday stopping in Myrtle Beach and Greenville before returning to Washington.
I will officially start my 2020 re-election campaign today with a special guest @ VP Mike Pence Michael (Mike) Richard Pence Why NASA announced and then canceled an all-woman spacewalk Accommodation Healthcare – Presented by the US Conservative Union – Trump says GOP senators are writing "spectacular". ObamaCare replacement | New ObamaCare fight puts spotlight on Mulvaney | NEW lawyer general sues Sackler family over opioid epidemic Pence aide says Trump will present a health plan to Congress & # 39; this year & # 39; MORE on events in Myrtle Beach and Greenville!
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Although Graham was a vocal critic of ] President Trump Donald John TrumpDem's hammer Nielsen over the border crisis Ocasio-Cortez responds to & # 39; AOC sucks & # 39; chant: Trump just wants another woman to "mislead" Conservative expiry complains of missing trumpet outbursts on rally MORE during the 2016 GOP President's primary, he has morphed into one of the administration's strongest lawyers, especially with his tough defense of the Supreme Court's justice Brett Kavanaugh Brett Michael KavanaughCourt package would lead to an America without borders The Supreme Court remains enforcement of Buddhist prisoners in Texas Collusion delusion is over MORE last year when the then nominee faced several allegations of sexual abuse dating back to high school and college.
"We ce president has been a strong ally and close friend in efforts to confirm conservative judges like Brett Kavanaugh, strengthen our southern border, cut taxes and rebuild our military," Graham said in a statement earlier this month that announced his appearance with Pence. 19659004] Although Trump is still popular in South Carolina, with a morning consultant study in February that he had a 54 percent approval rating, a democratic opponent is likely to hit Graham over his close relationship with the White House. Jaime Harrison, Associate Chairman of the Democratic National Committee, is apparently considering a challenge for the three-year senator.
Pence was a ubiquitous presence on the campaign trail in 2018, which appeared across the country to increase house and senate candidates for a year, lost the GOP majority of the Parliament, but got seats in the Senate. The 2020 Senate Map is less friendly for the GOP and forces it to defend a handful of vulnerable incumbents while at the same time having few opportunities to contend.