It’s not hard to run “far to the Right” of a neoconservative like Lindsey Graham. Here’s a report on the recent Conley/Graham senatorial debate:
COLUMBIA — Democrat Bob Conley cut a path far to the right of U.S. Sen. Lindsey Graham on Saturday in their only planned debate, calling for “America first” policies as the candidates took sharply different views of U.S. involvement in Iraq, intervention on Wall Street and the global banking crisis.
Conley repeatedly called for cutting U.S. spending abroad, curtailing hiring of workers from other nations for U.S. jobs, renegotiating trade deals and bringing troops home from Afghanistan and Iraq.
“I’m standing for America first and South Carolina first,” he said. He said American workers can’t compete with what amounts to “slave labor in communist China.”