Update 02.13.2009: Sources tell SCHotline Karen Floyd will run for SCGOP Chair as early as this Saturday
Floyd Considering Run For GOP Chair After Katon Dawson’s announcement Saturday that he would not seek re-election, numerous names for possible candidates began floating around. Party activists dissatisfied with their current choices quickly narrowed the list to those they thought could win. Namely, Glenn McCall and Karen Floyd. A source close to Floyd made it clear that she would defer to McCall and support him, should he run. In a phone call this morning, Glenn McCall told SCHotline that he had no intention of seeking the chairmanship this year. Upon this news sources tell us that Karen Floyd, who continues to be deluged by calls from activists looking for a candidate they can support, is seriously considering offering herself for chairman. A decision is expected within days.