Image by Flickr user Robert Scarth Two politics post before 9 a.m? Must be election season.
Not only was Saturday a big politics day in Charleston for Nancy Pelosi's speech in North Charleston, but there was also a protest on King Street and awkwardly close Republican and Democrat events in West Ashley.
Charleston Republicans organized a protest of fundraiser lunch at Fish Restaurant on King Street where Pelosi was in attendance; The Post and Courier has some photos of the protesting people and their signs.
There was also a pair of afternoon political gatherings in West Ashley, and the Democrat Blue Jamboree picnic at Parkshore Park was just a block from a Republican fundraiser; The Post and Courier has a write-up on that.