South Carolina 2018 Statewide Primary

Dear Supporter,

Campaign for Liberty gave candidates for Statewide Office an opportunity to provide a straight answer to the following questions. The candidates’ answers can be seen below the list of questions.

Survey Questions

1. Will you oppose all tax and fee increases and work to cut taxes and spending instead?

2. Will you oppose all efforts to apply to the U.S. Congress for an Article V Convention and support legislation to rescind any existing applications?

3. Will you oppose any bill that impedes free speech, including any so-called "campaign finance" or "campaign practice" bill that would require a citizen organization to divulge its donor or member information?

4. Will you support legislation that would end "policing for profit," including equitable sharing with federal authorities, require charges to be filed before any assets are seized by law enforcement, and ensure that property is returned if charges are dropped or the suspect is acquitted?

5. Will you support a "Constitutional Carry" bill that would allow any law-abiding citizen to carry a firearm openly and concealed without a permit?

6. Do you support eliminating the PURC and PSC along with selling Santee Cooper?

Survey Results

Key: = Yes, = No, = Yes and will sponsor, = Chose not to answer

Office District Party Name Q1 Q2 Q3 Q4 Q5 Q6
Governor R Kevin Bryant
Governor R John Yancey McGill
Governor R Henry McMaster
Governor R Catherine Templeton
Governor R John Warren
Governor D Phil Noble
Governor D James Smith
Governor D Marguerite Willis
Secretary of State R Nelson Faerber
Secretary of State R Mark Hammond
Secretary of State R Joshua Putnam
Secretary of State R Kerry Wood
Secretary of State D Melvin Whittenburg
Attorney General R Todd Atwater
Attorney General R William Herlong
Attorney General R Alan Wilson
Attorney General D Constance Anastopoulo