December 09, 2013


Bauer Fuels Indie Bid Speculation

Former South Carolina Lt. Gov. Andre Bauer (R) is not ruling out a third-party run for governor next year, the Columbia State reports.

Said Bauer: "I'm hearing more and more people say they are fed up with the two-party system. And they have asked me about running."

When asked if a third-party run would end up siphoning enough votes away from Gov. Nikki Haley (R) to give the race to Vincent Sheheen (D), Bauer shot back: "You don't think a third-party candidate (can) win?"

First Read: "Bauer is a VERY flawed candidate, but we're believers that his message ("people are fed up with the two-party system) is a potentially powerful one for folks in 2014. Just something to keep an eye on..."










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