CENTRAL, SC (CNN)-- South Carolina Sen. Lindsey Graham announced Monday that he'll seek the Republican nomination for president.
"Many of you have known me for a long time. Some of you have known me since my family lived in the back of the bar in that building.
But I'm pretty sure no one here, including me, ever expected to hear me say: I'm Lindsey Graham, and I'm running for President of the United States of America," Graham said from his hometown of Central, South Carolina.
The rally began at 9:30am, and WIBW.COM LiveStreamed the announcement.
The complete announcement will be available shortly to watch.