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Ex-state official, convicted felon Ravenel
presents signatures to run for SC Senate

Associated Press, by Staff

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Posted By:MissMolly, 7/15/2014 5:35:22 AM

COLUMBIA, S.C. – Former South Carolina state treasurer Thomas Ravenel has presented signatures to get on the ballot as an independent running for Lindsey Graham´s U.S. Senate seat. Ravenel said he gave 17,000 signatures when he arrived Monday at the state Election Commission in Columbia. Election officials will have to verify the signatures. That process is expected to take about a month. Ravenel became state treasurer as a Republican in 2007. He had to resign months after his election when he was charged with buying cocaine for himself and his friends. Ravenel says he is running to reduce the size of government,

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Reply 1 - Posted by: grace1798, 7/15/2014 5:47:18 AM     (No. 9924904)

Tell me.........what would happen if you or I were a convicted FELON and we wanted to run for SENATE? Be honest now.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: richwill, 7/15/2014 5:56:04 AM     (No. 9924916)

Ravenel, the doper and felon, is assuring Graham will return to the senate.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: littleorby, 7/15/2014 6:04:33 AM     (No. 9924933)

I don´t know #2. He says he for a smaller government. He might give Graham a run for his money. ;)

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Pluperfect, 7/15/2014 6:09:08 AM     (No. 9924939)

Let me see if I process this accurately. The poster wants Michelle Nunn in the Georgia senate seat and a convicted felon in the SC seat? What´s wrong with this reasoning?



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Reply 5 - Posted by: TheMom, 7/15/2014 6:48:57 AM     (No. 9924988)

So Lindsey is pure as the driven snow? (yeah, pun intended) Ravenel has a lot of work to do between now and November, but he has a decent chance to unseat this twinky.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Lawsy0, 7/15/2014 7:26:51 AM     (No. 9925034)

Have a heart, people. The convict doesn´t know how to do anything else and he´s trying to get off welfare.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Daisymay, 7/15/2014 8:16:14 AM     (No. 9925104)

Is this another case of someone, who has no chance of winning, splitting the vote so that the Democrat can win? Seems to be a pattern of this happening in state after state.

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