Lee Bright Wins Debate Straw Poll

Spartanburg, SC – Christian Conservative Lee Bright released the following statement after winning the April 9th TEA Party debate Straw Poll:

“I was proud to be a leader in the TEA Party movement here in South Carolina and I am honored by tonight’s results,” said Lee Bright. “While many politicians talk a big game, I have proven that I have the guts to fight for the conservative agenda that voters in South Carolina believe in. During my time in the South Carolina Senate, I fought time and time again for the issues that conservatives care about. If elected, I will continue that fight in Congress.”

Out of 246 participants in the straw poll, Lee Bright received the highest percentage of votes with 15%. For press inquiries, contact Cameron Foster at Press@LeeBrightforCongress.com or by cell at 704-975-9700.

Lee Bright has spent his entire political career fighting liberals and establishment politicians. In the legislature, Lee led the charge on issues important to his constituents, including fighting to protect our right to bear arms, protecting the lives of the unborn, and making sure that every tax dollar was spent responsibly. And, even though many said it was futile, Lee Bright has pushed relentlessly for the Freedom of Choice Healthcare Act to “opt-out” of Obamacare.

A life-long resident of Spartanburg, Lee Bright is married and has two children. He operates a logistics company as well as an independent insurance agency based in South Carolina. A member of Roebuck Baptist Church, Lee has served as a board member of the Palmetto Family Council, Attorney General’s Commission on the Family, and served on the Southeastern Baptist Seminary Board of Visitors.