MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WMBF) - The 2015 South Carolina Tea Party Coalition Convention is set to kick off at the Springmaid Beach Resort on Saturday, featuring many well-known conservatives, including business mogul and possible 2016 presidential candidate Donald Trump.
The convention runs through Monday, January 19, and is sold out, as of 10 p.m. Thursday.
Other familiar faces that will be in attendance include 2012 presidential candidate Rick Santorum, U.S. Senator from Texas Ted Cruz, our U.S. Representative Tom Rice, South Carolina Attorney General Alan Wilson, and Steve Bannon, Executive Chairman of the Breitbart News Network.
Among the topics scheduled for discussion are: "The Color of Politics," "The Constitution and the 2nd Amendment," "State Sovereignty vs. Shar'ia," a national security panel, "New Strategy for Combating Common Core," and several South Carolina-specific issues.
The convention will be live-streamed on the Tea Party Patriots website. See more details about the convention and a link to the livestream here: