South Carolina Republican Russell Fry largely credits his resounding victory last week to the endorsement he received in the early stages of his campaign from former President Donald Trump.
“Obviously, the Trump endorsement is huge for any Republican. I mean, he is— a lot of credit is there, and I think that helped us get to where we were,” Fry told host Matthew Boyle during an appearance on Breitbart News Saturday.
Fry won his primary last Tuesday in South Carolina’s Seventh District against five-term incumbent Rep. Tom Rice (R-SC), who was one of the ten House Republicans who voted to impeach Trump over the U.S. Capitol riot last year.
Trump announced his endorsement of Fry back in February, saying at the time,