It quickly became obvious that Sanford had lost his primary to state legislator Kate Arrington.
The congressman, former governor and one-time presidential aspirant was trailing a little-known state lawmaker who slammed him for his repeated criticism of President Trump, the latest sign that the most risky thing to do in the modern GOP is dare to take on the president.
The race had not yet been called for his opponent, Katie Arrington, but results that had come in by the time he stepped up to the microphone showed her at 51 percent of the vote, enough to win the GOP primary for the seat.
SC voters are getting their chance to weigh in as voting began Tuesday for the state's primary elections, with a hotly contested governor's race at the top of the ticket.
"I am extremely disappointed that a candidate like Corey Stewart could win the Republican nomination for US Senate", former Virginia Republican Lt. Gov. Bill Bolling tweeted.
Arrington vanquished the 58-year-old career politician by running a textbook contrast campaign - resulting in a stunning upset punctuated by a last-second endorsement from USA president Donald Trump. The onetime insurgent has made allegiance to his leadership a litmus test in many Republican races. "He is better off in Argentina", the president wrote, referring to Sanford's trip to South America in 2009 to have an affair while his unknowing staff in the governor's office told reporters he was hiking the Appalachian Trail. Later, Sanford admitted he was involved in an extramarital affair in Argentina.
Trump also tweeted his endorsement of Adam Laxalt, Nevada's attorney general, just after noon Pacific time.
Prince Harry gives Meghan Markle some royal pointers
A fan account for Harry and Meghan caught the pre-curtsy confirmation. " She really wants his views", said a source. In fact, it's rumored that Prince Harry might have a little something to do with her style choices.
Mbappe says injury not serious ahead of Socceroos clash
The 19-year-old star enjoyed an excellent debut season at PSG, scoring 21 times and setting up 16 in 46 games in all competitions. The 19-year-old was pictured laying on the floor holding his left ankle before then being helped up by staff.
This caused Scarborough to muse that the Republican Party no longer reflects traditional conservatism, so he wondered what will happen to people who still hold onto that kind of political thinking.
With 8 percent reporting according to the Associated Press, McMaster has 44 percent of the vote, but would still face a runoff against John Warren, who has 27 percent.
Freshman members of the incoming US 114th Congress Mia Love of Utah and Barbara Comstock of Virginia huddle together in freezing temperatures after participating in a class photo on the steps of the US Capitol in Washington, November 18, 2014. The second-term House member's district leans Republican, though Democrat Hillary Clinton received more votes there than Trump did in 2016.
Sanford addressed Trump's tweet Tuesday night, saying it's "fairly unusual" for a president to weigh in as Trump did and saying he's "neither for nor against Trump", but instead bases his decisions and comments on his political values.
In North Dakota, GOP Rep. Kevin Cramer is a shoo-in to face moderate Democratic Sen. A month later, Trump and his 2020 campaign manager Brad Parscale pushed Danny Tarkanian out of the GOP primary against Heller, eliminating a serious threat to the nation's most vulnerable Republican incumbent. One is Sen Heidi Heitkamp's seat in North Dakota.
Democrat Abigail Spanberger, a former Central Intelligence Agency operative, won her primary in Virginia's 7th Congressional District to face incumbent Rep. David Brat in the fall.
Under the system, now used in a few local jurisdictions, the election is over if one candidate wins a majority.
Tesla has been trying to hit a 5,000 per week production target of its Model 3 sedans after facing initial production hiccups. Elon Musk went so far as to say he was sleeping on the factory floor while trying to work on the problems himself.
It is good for the sport as well. "As a Test team, we can not take anyone for granted because cricket is a amusing game". Afghanistan could be a template for other countries that nothing is impossible.
Brandt appears to be the man preferred to Sane while Julian Draxler and Marco Reus have also been selected as wide options. Leroy Sane , the most talented dribbler Germany has recently produced, won't be on display at Russian Federation 2018.
In-N-Out Burger locations in Texas will not reopen Tuesday despite earlier reports media representatives offered to KENS 5. In-N-Out Burger executive vice president Bob Lang Jr. announced the closures were not due to a food safety concern.
Defense Secretary Jim Mattis on Monday acknowledged the United States continues to provide support to the Saudi-led coalition. The United Nations and other aid groups already had pulled their global staff from Hodeidah before the rumoured assault.
On Tuesday, reports surfaced announcing the Raptors had settled on assistant coach Nick Nurse as their next head man. Toronto Raptors assistant coach Nick Nurse gestures during a game against the Detroit Pistons on February 29, 2016.
The vote came after about an hour of public comment during which people from both sides of the argument shouted at councilmembers. In a statement , Mayor Durkan and seven council members vowed to continue searching for a solution for the homelessness problem.
The United Nations is warning of escalated fighting in the Syrian province of Idlib, where 2.5 million civilians are trapped. The White Helmets say at least 16 more people were killed by Syrian government airstrikes over the weekend.
Exemple, la notion de " dénucléarisation de la péninsule coréenne " n'a pas tout à fait le même sens pour les deux parties. Pyongyang s'y est déclaré favorable (sans quoi ce sommet n'aurait jamais eu lieu) sans en préciser les formalités.