Where to find Presidential candidates Tuesday in Midlands

Published: Feb. 16, 2016 at 11:44 AM EST|Updated: Feb. 23, 2016 at 11:53 AM EST
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COLUMBIA, SC (WIS) - Five days to go until the Republican Presidential Primary and candidates are campaigning throughout South Carolina. Here's where the candidates are scheduled to visit in the Midlands Tuesday:

Jeb Bush is holding a business tour and employee town hall meeting at FN Manufacturing in Columbia at 10:30 a.m. At 4:15, he's at Shealy's Bar-B-Que in Leesville. At 7:30, he'll be at the USC Aiken Convention Center for a Last Word in the South candidate forum hosted by the Aiken GOP.

Dr. Ben Carson has no campaign stops scheduled Tuesday in the Midlands but he is scheduled to attend the Last Word in the South Presidential forum in Aiken Tuesday night.

Senator Ted Cruz will be in Columbia Tuesday for a rally with Governor Rick Perry and Congressman Jeff Duncan at the Columbia Armory on Bluff Road at 3 p.m. Cruz ends his day with a rally in Anderson County.

Ohio Gov. John Kasich has a Town Hall meeting at Murray's Neighborhood Bar and Grill in Cayce at 6:30 p.m.

Donald Trump's schedule does not bring him to the Midlands Tuesday. He'll be in North Augusta at the Riverview Park Activity Center at 2 p.m. Later he speaks at Beaufort High School at 6 p.m.

Marco Rubio has no events scheduled in the Midlands Tuesday. He has engagements in Beaufort, Summerville and North Myrtle Beach.

Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders is in Columbia Tuesday to speak at two events: at 10 a.m. Sanders will be at Allen University for the Faith and Justice Breakfast. He then will host a town hall with University of South Carolina students at the Russell House Theater. The USC town hall is for students with a valid student I.D.

The South Carolina Republican Presidential Primary is Saturday, February 20.  The Democratic Primary is February 27.

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