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SC Dem group hopes to turn GOP debate into a 'circus'

MSNBC.comBy Jason Seher

As a handful of Republican presidential hopefuls flock to Greenville, SC for the first GOP presidential primary debate tonight, a South Carolina Democratic group hopes to steal some of the debate's thunder.

SC Forward Progress, a small outfit headed by veteran Palmetto State political operative Lachlan McIntosh will host a "Republican Debate "Sideshow" to complement what McIntosh calls the "Republican circus."

Dems Prepare for Battle in GOP Stronghold of South Carolina

FoxNews.comby Jonathan Serrie

... To try and rekindle the enthusiasm of 2008, the Obama campaign already has operatives working in South Carolina cities, including Columbia and Charleston. Separately, an independent group called South Carolina Forward Progress is posting videos ridiculing, what it regards as, radical elements within the GOP.

Warning to GOP: Local Dems are taking notes, making videos

Charleston City PaperSC Forward Progress highlighting far-right rhetoric

Posted by Greg Hambrick on Tue, May 3, 2011 at 4:35 PM

Three of the Lowcountry's high-profile consultants have formed a new organization challenging Republicans on the right-wing rhetoric that is, pardon the pun, all the rage right now.


Free Times: South Carolina Democrats Get Aggressive, Form Hit Squad Against GOP

Columbia's Free TimesBy Corey Hutchins

South Carolina Democratic political consultant Tyler Jones, 25, was strolling through a Tax Day tea party rally in Columbia last month, training a hand-held video camera on any attendee willing to talk to him as Minnesota Congresswoman Michele Bachmann riled the crowd from the State House steps.

The State: Dems plan to go after GOP; Republicans say debate, dinner are sold out

The Stateby Gina Smith


A trio of the state's young Democratic operatives has launched a new group to go after Republicans.


Lachlan McIntosh, a Charleston consultant who ran Mullins McLeod's aborted gubernatorial campaign last year, has set up "South Carolina Forward Progress" along with fellow consultant Tyler Jones and web developer Brian Barrie.

CNN: South Carolina Democrats launch independent group targeting 2012 Republicans

CNN PoliticsBy CNN Political Reporter Peter Hamby

Washington (CNN) – A group of Democratic operatives in the early primary state of South Carolina is launching a new independent group to draw attention to what they call the "crazy" elements of the Republican base that hold significant sway over who the next GOP presidential nominee will be.