LA Gov Bobby Jindal to headline SCGOP dinner

Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal (Source: SCGOP)
Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal (Source: SCGOP)

COLUMBIA, SC (WIS) - Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal will deliver the keynote address at the SouthCarolina Republican Party's 47th Annual Silver Elephant Dinner on June 6.

The dinner will take place Friday, June 6 from 6-9 p.m. at the Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center. Jindal will speak around 7:45 p.m.

TheSilver Elephant Dinner, first held in 1967, is consistently the largest andmost prestigious Republican gathering in South Carolina.

Previous speakers haveincluded President Ronald Reagan and President George W. Bush.

"Weare proud to welcome Governor Bobby Jindal to South Carolina," said SCGOPChairman Matt Moore. "Our Republican Governors are leading the way withsolutions to America's toughest challenges. Few Governors can articulate thosesolutions like Governor Jindal."

Thedinner will also honor America's World War II veterans on the 70th Anniversaryof D-Day.

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