Today, I spoke on the Senate floor about the retirement and distinguished service of my good friend and colleague, Jim DeMint.
To say I was stunned by the news of his retirement would be an understatement.
Jim was a great leader and strong voice for the conservative movement. He championed the conservative cause and represented our state with distinction, sincerity, and a great deal of passion.
I hope all South Carolinians will give a ‘Thank You’ to Jim. Whether you agree with him or not, he did what he thought was best for South Carolina and the United States. And at the end of the day, that’s as good as it gets
You can click on the image below to hear all my remarks about Jim and his distinguished service to our state and nation.