Former President Trump may face some competition in South Carolina for the 2024 Republican presidential nomination. Half of S.C. Republicans who are registered to vote think former S.C. Governor Nikki Haley should run for president in 2024, this according to the latest Winthrop Poll. The poll results were gathered by telephone calls and online before the midterm elections on November 8. Respondents were asked who they would support if both Nikki Haley and former President Donald Trump ran for the Republican Presidential nomination in 2024. More S.C. Republican registered voters picked Trump (45%). Thirty-seven percent picked Haley, 10% picked “someone else.
And while many believe the reversal of Roe V Wade had an affect on voters….Here in South Carolina, 86% of all respondents said a woman should be able to obtain a legal abortion if the pregnancy threatens her life or health. That percentage climbed to 92% for Democrats, and dipped to 80% for Republicans. For more on the poll visit winthrop.edu