COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal criticized Gov. Nikki Haley’s opponent on Friday during a South Carolina appearance, taking issue with him for serving as defense attorney for a sex offender. Jindal said South Carolina voters have a clear choice for governor this year. The first, he said is his friend, Haley, whom he characterized as the successful governor of a state with the fastest growing economy on the east coast.
“On the other side they have a trial attorney who has made money from defending those who were convicted of domestic battery and also defending a sex offender,” Jindal said of Haley’s Democratic opponent, state Sen. Vincent Sheheen of Camden. Full Article