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Exclusive — Pro-Trump Katie Arrington Launches Comeback Bid in South Carolina, Challenging Establishment Nancy Mace

Pro-Trump conservative Katie Arrington will on Tuesday formally launch a congressional bid in South Carolina’s first congressional district, she told Breitbart News exclusively on Monday evening. The race will pit Arrington against establishment GOP Rep. Nancy Mace (R-SC) — a major proxy battle for the future of the party in South Carolina’s low country.

Republican nominee for Congress Katie Arrington waves to voters with other supporters at Westview Primary Schools in Goose Creek, S.C., Tuesday, November, 6, 2018. (AP Photo/Mic Smith)

Democrat Rep. Joe Cunningham Tests Positive for Coronavirus

Rep. Joe Cunningham (D-SC) announced Friday that he has tested positive for the Chinese coronavirus and is in self-quarantine. Cunningham, a freshman congressman, began self-isolating March 19 after coming into contact with a lawmaker who was infected with the deadly illness.

FILE - In this Jan. 4, 2019, file photo, Rep. Joe Cunningham, D-S.C., walks to a closed Democratic Caucus meeting on Capitol Hill in Washington. The Republican pathway for recapturing House control in next year’s election charges straight through the districts of the most vulnerable Democratic incumbents, especially freshmen. But …