Lt. Governor candidate Jessica Ethridge wins national endorsements

Jessica Ethridge candidate for SC Lieutenant Governor (L)
Jessica Ethridge candidate for SC Lieutenant Governor (L)(Provided by campaign)
Published: Nov. 6, 2022 at 7:48 PM EST
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GREENVILLE, S.C. (FOX Carolina) - Representatives for Jessica Ethridge’s campaign for Lieutenant Governor say she’s been endorsed by Dr. Jo Jorgensen, a 2020 Presidential candidate, and Spike Cohen, a 2020 candidate for Vice President.

Campaign representatives say Jorgensen finished third in the popular vote in 2020 with 1.9 million votes.

Representatives say Cohen has 192,000 followers on Facebook and 140,000 on Twitter.

They say he’s a vocal opponent of civil asset forfeiture and a supporter of cannabis decriminalization, which are both important to to Ethridge

Campaign representatives for Ethridge say their candidate has been active in the liberty movement for nearly a decade, and a member of the South Carolina Libertarian Party since 2019.

They say she’s served as a state representative to two national conventions, as the Greenville County party Secretary and the State Committee 2nd Vice Chair.

Jessica Ethridge shares the ticket with Dr. Bruce Reeved, candidate for governor.

The Libertarian Reeves-Ethridge campaign runs against Republican incumbent Governor Henry McMaster and Lt. Governor Pamela Evette, as well as Democratic candidates for Governor and Lieutenant Governor, Joe Cunningham and Tally Casey.

Midterm Elections are Tuesday, November 8th.