Politics & Government

U.S. Sen. Lindsey Graham to stump for Thom Tillis in Charlotte

U.S. Sen. Lindsey Graham of South Carolina will talk about national security Friday during an appearance with fellow Republican Thom Tillis in Charlotte.

The two are scheduled to appear at an afternoon news conference at uptown’s Omni Hotel.

Tillis, who is running for U.S. Senate, has accused Democratic Sen. Kay Hagan of not doing enough to prevent the rise of the Islamic State. Graham has been an outspoken advocate of military intervention. Jim Morrill