Nikki Haley to run for re-election

Washington, Aug. 13 (ANI): South Carolina Governor Nikki Haley has confirmed she is running for reelection.

Haley will officially make her re-election announcement at a rally in Greenville later this month, her spokesman tweeted.

The rally will be organized on August 26, and high-profile Republican Governors Rick Perry of Texas, Bobby Jindal of Louisiana and Scott Walker of Wisconsin will also be seen, Politico reports.

According to the report, Vincent Sheheen, a Democratic state senator who challenged Haley in 2010, has also announced he will run for governor again. (ANI)