Lee Bright Prepares for Runoff

Conservative Coalition

Seth Stokes
June 14, 2018 - 2:36 pm

Greenville, S.C. - Thursday at noon, conservative fighter Lee Bright hosted a roundtable press conference that featured prominent South Carolina conservative leaders who stated their endorsement for Bright’s congressional campaign. This coalition was comprised of elected officials, grassroots leaders, and even former candidates for the Fourth Congressional District. 

“I’m incredibly honored to receive the support of so many prominent conservative leaders who want to take the fight against the political establishment in DC,” Bright stated. “My campaign has earned the endorsement of conservative champions who hold elected office, as well as grassroots leaders who have fought in the trenches against Big Government interests for years. I’m truly humbled to receive support from former candidates in this race, who want to see conservative leadership in Washington.”

Former congressional candidate Stephen Brown stated, “It’s time for conservatives to unite and get behind a candidate who we know will advocate limited government principles and restore the rule of law in this country. I’ve had the pleasure of getting to know Lee over the years and throughout this election, and I can say with absolute certainty that he will stand with President Trump and help drain the swamp in DC. There’s no guessing where Lee stands on the issues or how he’ll vote in Congress. I urge voters to elect Lee Bright and send him to Washington so he can fight for us.”

James Epley, another former congressional candidate, stated, “It’s imperative that we send someone to Washington who will advance President Trump’s agenda to build the wall and end illegal immigration. Lee Bright has fought against the political establishment time and time again, and that’s exactly the type of person we desperately need to send to DC. The people of the Fourth Congressional District deserve a representative that is motivated by public service - not career advancement. They also need someone with the political courage to advocate for their interests without caving to pressure from special interest groups and who will support President Trump’s conservative agenda. Therefore, it is my pleasure to offer Lee my full endorsement in his race for South Carolina’s Fourth Congressional District.”

The roundtable was conducted at Lee Bright’s campaign office in Greenville, and was followed by a strategy discussion. Lee Bright has already been endorsed by Conservative Congressman Steve King and Thomas Massie. 

Below are the members of the conservative coalition:
•    Stephen Brown, former candidate for Congress and former Chairman of the Greenville County Republican Party.
•    James Epley, former candidate for Congress and President Trump Appointee 
•    Dan Albert, former candidate for Congress
•    Barry Bell, former candidate for Congress
•    Rep. Bill Chumley, State House Representative, District 35
•    Rep. Jonathan Hill, State House Representative, District 8
•    Rep. Steven Long, State House Representative, District 37
•    Rep. Josiah Magnuson, State House Representative, District 38
•    Stewart Jones, Laurens County Councilman, District 4
•    Pressley Stutts, Chairman of the Greenville County TEA Party
•    Dianne Belsom, Founder and President of the Laurens County TEA Party

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