Tag Archives: Tommy Pope

Update on the SC-5th Congressional District special election (spoiler alert: Safe R)

It’s hard to work up any enthusiasm over safe House seats. It may be exciting for the candidates, but that’s about it. Such is the case for the South Carolina 5th Congressional District, a very safe Republican seat vacated by … Continue reading

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Behind the Ad: Does America sometimes scare the crap out of you?

The South Carolina 5th congressional district seat vacated by Mick Mulvaney, Trump’s budget director, will be contested early next month. The party primaries are on May 2, with runoffs held on May 16 if no candidate gets 50%. The special election will be … Continue reading

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