Indian American SC gov-elect Haley is pioneer

Nikki Haley

(AP) — Months of Nikki Haley’s campaigning are giving away to a sprint during the next two months as she becomes South Carolina’s female governor.

Haley said Wednesday, Nov. 3, that it is still sinking in that she’s been elected. Part of the reality is the state’s protective agents want to move her son’s basketball goal so they can put up a guard shack at Haley’s home.

Haley moves into the governor’s mansion in January. She says her children will continue attending the same Lexington County public schools they are in now after the move.

Haley is already beginning to shape her administration. She’s set up a transition site on the Internet and met with House Republicans Wednesday.

Nikki Haley, whose parents were born in India, will be the first female governor in South Carolina. ♦

One Response to “Indian American SC gov-elect Haley is pioneer”

  1. Gregory Pankow says:

    Excellent, Congrats and good luck.

Trackbacks/Pingbacks


Leave a Reply

Save the date! — SEPTEMBER 19, 2014


Amazing Women Mentors: Volunteering as a way of life
WHEN: 11:30 a.m.—1:30 p.m.
WHERE: China Harbor Restaurant, 2040 Westlake Ave. N., Seattle
TICKETS: 206-223-0623, rsvp@nwasianweekly.com

Community Calendar

Weekly E-Newsletter

READ NWAW ONLINE!

Follow our tweets

Do you like us?

  1. We welcome any feedback, questions or comments
  1. Are you the organizer of an Asian/Pacific Islander community event? Just fill out the following form at least 14 days in advance of your event and we’ll do our best to include it in our calendar. Please fill out the information as completely as possible. Failure to do so may result in your event not making it in the calendar.

Photos on flickr