Slager wasn’t aiming at the paper silhouette of a man facing him. He was firing at the back of a real man running for his life.
He may yet figure a way out of this Republican conundrum, but he will be the first.
In a field of 16 candidates you gotta do something to get noticed.
Why Gov. Nikki Haley’s emphasis on Scott having “earned” his elevation to the Senate stood out for me.