Democrat with GreenTech Automotive ties drops out of race against Tim Scott


Rick Wade, former Obama administration official and an executive at GreenTech Automotive, announced Thursday he is backing out of running as a Democrat for the U.S. Senate seat held by Tim Scott. Wade just announced in December.

Wade ran unsuccessfully for SC Secretary of State in 2002. He worked for Obama for America in both 2008 and 2012. Here’s his bio on the GreenTech site and a Human Events article about him.

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