Evan McMorris-Santoro, "South Carolina GOP Chair Says His State Is GOP Primary Reset Button", TPM 1/11/2012:
“Our voters are fiercely independent and pretty fickle,” [SC GOP chair Chad] Connelly told me over coffee at a downtown shop brilliantly named Immaculate Consumption. “They watch what happens in Iowa, they watch what happens in New Hampshire. They may [...]
An illuminating moment from an interview between ThinkProgress's Scott Keyes and newly-installed South Carolina Republican Party chair Chad Connelly: KEYES: Obviously the primary here in South Carolina is going to be a big issue and...