South Carolina voters split on GOP presidential candidates

This combo photo shows Republican presidential candidate former UN Ambassador Nikki Haley, left, in Greenwood, S.C., and Republican presidential candidate former President Donald Trump in Conway, S.C., on Feb. 10, 2024. (AP Photo, File)

The South Carolina Primary is happening this weekend. Polls suggest Former President Donald Trump is leading against Former South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley. Both candidates are on the campaign trail in the Palmetto State today ahead of voters going to the polls on Saturday.

On Friday’s edition of “Closer Look,” WABE politics reporters Sam Gringlas and Rahul Bali joined the program from South Carolina to discuss their latest updates, and why Georgians are paying close attention to this primary race.