Senator Shane Massey

Massey of Edgefield Chosen to Lead Republican SC Senators

Shane Massey/Twitter COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — South Carolina’s Republican senators have chosen Edgefield Sen. Shane Massey to lead their caucus. The chamber’s controlling party unanimously elected the 40-year-old senator Wednesday following a closed-door luncheon. No other senator was publicly considered. Massey replaces Sen. Harvey Peeler of Gaffney, who stepped down Tuesday after 11 years as majority leader. Massey says it’s…